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Shelter, vb. 1) tr. a) to cover and protect: “to s. thee from tempest,” Ven. 238. R2 III, 4, 50.
b) to cover and disguise: “he was the covert'st --ed traitor,” R3 III, 5, 33.
2) refl. to betake one's self to a safe place: “let there come a tempest of provocation, I will s. me here,” Wiv. V, 5, 24.
3) intr. to take shelter, to seek a safe place: “come, s.” H4A II, 2, 1.
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