Is SHELTER a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'shelter'


  1. SHELTER, a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
  2. SHELTER, protective covering that provides protection from the weather
  3. SHELTER, temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons
  4. SHELTER, a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings
  5. SHELTER, the condition of being protected
  6. SHELTER, a structure that covers or protects people or things
  7. SHELTER, a place that provides food and protection for people or animals that need assistance
  8. SHELTER, a place to live


  1. SHELTER, invest (money) so that it is not taxable
  2. SHELTER, provide shelter for
  3. SHELTER, to protect (someone) from danger, bad weather, etc. : to provide shelter for (someone)
  4. SHELTER, to be in a place that provides protection from danger, bad weather, etc. : to take shelter

Synonyms for 'shelter'

The word SHELTER is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'shelter' in a sentence

  1. We made a shelter from branches.
  2. a shelter for battered women
  3. The organization provides food and shelter for homeless people.
  4. A cave sheltered the climbers during the storm.
  5. They sheltered in a cave while they waited for the storm to pass.

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