Associations to the word «Sheltered»


SHELTERED, adjective. Protected, as from wind or weather.
SHELTERED, adjective. (Of a person) who grew up being overprotected by parents or other guardians; often implies a lack of social skills, worldly experience, etc.
SHELTERED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of shelter
SHELTERED WORKSHOP, noun. A place where persons with limited mental ability can work in a safe environment.

Dictionary definition

SHELTERED, adjective. Protected from danger or bad weather; "a sheltered harbor".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope