sheltered adj : protected from danger or bad weather; "a sheltered harbor"
- Protected, as from
wind or weather.
- The boat was much safer, during the storm, in the sheltered cove.
- (Of a person) who grew up being overprotected by parents or other guardians; often implies a lack of social skills, worldly experience, etc.
- Past tense and past participle of shelter.
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