refuge: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ref'yj), [key]
— n., v., -uged, -ug•ing.
- shelter or protection from danger, trouble, etc.: to take refuge from a storm.
- a place of shelter, protection, or safety.
- anything to which one has recourse for aid, relief, or escape.
- to afford refuge to.
- to take refuge.
- refuge (Thesaurus)