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Synonyms for refuge
ˈrɛf yudʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. safety, refuge(noun)

    a safe place

    "He ran to safety"

    Synonyms:
    prophylactic, condom, sanctuary, safety, safe, resort, guard, asylum, recourse, rubber, base hit, safety device

  2. recourse, refuge, resort(noun)

    something or someone turned to for assistance or security

    "his only recourse was the police"; "took refuge in lying"

    Synonyms:
    repair, sanctuary, resort, stamping ground, asylum, holiday resort, hangout, recourse, resort hotel, haunt, safety

  3. refuge, sanctuary, asylum(noun)

    a shelter from danger or hardship

    Synonyms:
    insane asylum, chancel, sanctuary, resort, mental institution, asylum, mental hospital, bema, institution, recourse, psychiatric hospital, mental home, safety

  4. recourse, resort, refuge(noun)

    act of turning to for assistance

    "have recourse to the courts"; "an appeal to his uncle was his last resort"

    Synonyms:
    repair, sanctuary, resort, stamping ground, asylum, hangout, holiday resort, resort hotel, recourse, haunt, safety

Wiktionary

  1. refuge(noun)

    A state of safety, protection or shelter

    Synonyms:
    sanctuary, zoar, haven

  2. refuge(noun)

    A place providing safety, protection or shelter

    Synonyms:
    zoar, sanctuary, haven

  3. refuge(noun)

    Something or someone turned to for safety or assistance; a recourse or resort

    Synonyms:
    zoar, sanctuary, haven

  4. refuge(noun)

    Synonyms:
    sanctuary, haven, zoar

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. refuge

    Synonyms:
    protection, shelter, harbor, asylum, retreat, covert, hospitality, sanctuary, hiding-place

    Antonyms:
    exposure, inhospitableness, peril, pitfall, snare, scylla, charybdis

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. refuge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    shelter, safety, security, protection

  2. refuge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    asylum, retreat, sanctuary, harbor, place of safety, place of refuge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sanctuary, haven, shelter, asylum, refugium, refugio, refugia, refugee, resort

How to pronounce refuge?

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