sheltered

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

sheltered (comparative more sheltered, superlative most sheltered)

  1. Protected, as from wind or weather.
    The boat was much safer, during the storm, in the sheltered cove.
  2. (Of a person) who grew up being overprotected by parents or other guardians; often implies a lack of social skills, worldly experience, etc.

Verb[edit]

sheltered

  1. simple past tense and past participle of shelter