haven definition

  • noun:
    • A harbor or anchorage; a port.
    • somewhere of refuge or rest; a sanctuary.
    • A harbour or anchorage protected from the ocean.
    • a spot of protection; a refuge or sanctuary.
    • A bay, recess, or inlet of the ocean, or perhaps the lips of a river, which affords anchorage and housing for delivery; a harbor; a port.
    • somewhere of safety; a shelter; an asylum.
    • A harbor; a port; anyplace which affords good anchorage and a secure station for boats, or in which vessels is sheltered by the land from wind and water.
    • thus A shelter; an asylum; somewhere of safety.
    • a sheltered slot where vessels can take in or discharge cargo
    • a shelter serving as a location of security or sanctuary
  • verb-transitive:
    • To put into or provide with a haven.
    • To shelter, such as a haven.
  • verb:
    • To put into, or offer with a haven.
  • others:
    • To shelter as with a haven.

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