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haven

ha·ven

haven

 
pronunciation:
heI vn
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a ship's anchorage; harbor or port.
similar words:
anchorage, harbor, port
definition 2: a place of safety; shelter or refuge.
similar words:
anchorage, cover, harbor, oasis, refuge, shelter
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: havened, havening, havens
definition: to provide shelter or refuge to.
similar words:
shelter