French translation of 'sheltered'
- [life, upbringing]
- [harbour, bay]
Example Sentences Including 'sheltered'
Buoyed with life jackets, they could hang on for a few seconds, sheltered by the edge of the deck housing.Let Not the Deep
Johnny Winstanley had found her there - eccentric, relatively sheltered young Johnny, too shocked to perform himself that night.Displaced Person
That was her secure world down there, small, snug, sheltered.The Ambassador's Women
Trends of 'sheltered'
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- (= structure)
see also bus shelter
- (= refuge) (for homeless people, victims of abuse)
- (= protection)
abri mto take shelter
se mettre à l'abri,
s'abriterto take shelter from sth
s'abriter de qchto seek shelter
chercher refugeto give shelter [tree, hut]
abriterto give sb shelter for the night [person]
héberger qn pour la nuit
- (= protect from wind, rain, sun)
- (= give lodging to) [fugitive, runaway, illegal immigrant]
donner asile à
se mettre à l'abri
Example Sentences Including 'shelter'
He landed on a small beach close to Ballywalter and dragged the inflatable up into the shelter of a clump of gorse bushes.Confessional
To judge from the diffused brightness of the masked sun, their shelter faced roughly south-east.The Quest for K
Judging by the bulges in the bag, most of this was canned: perhaps he was stocking up his shelter.Left, Right and Centre
'sheltered' in Other Languages
Translation of sheltered from the Collins English to French Dictionary