Thesaurus > Related Words: refuge

  Words related to refuge

Related / Similar Words: recourse, resort, sanctuary, asylum, safety

 

Definition:
  • act of turning to for assistance; "have recourse to the courts"; "an appeal to his uncle was his last resort";
  • a shelter from danger or hardship;
  • something or someone turned to for assistance or security; "his only recourse was the police"; "took refuge in lying";
  • a safe place; "He ran to safety";

  •  
    Hyponyms: harbor, harbour, safehold, safe house, shadow, harborage, harbourage

     

    Derivational Morphology: fall back, resort, recur

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z