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Refuge meaning

refuge - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. Shelter or protection from danger or distress.
  2. 2. That which shelters or protects from danger, or from distress or calamity; a stronghold which protects by its strength, or a sanctuary which secures safety by its sacredness; a place inaccessible to an enemy.
  3. 3. An expedient to secure protection or defense; a device or contrivance.
  4. 4. To shelter; to protect.
  5. 5. A shelter; asylum; retreat; resource.

refuge - examples of usage

  1. I was forced to take refuge in the hotel. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. It was a man coming slowly, painfully, on hands and knees up the side of the refuge. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. Little Tupper Lake may be the only refuge for all in the end. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
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