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refuge
British English: /ˈrɛfjuːdʒ/
American English: /ˈrɛfˌjudʒ/
, /ˈrɛfˌjuʒ/

Translation of refuge in German:

noun

  • 1
    Zuflucht Fem.
    find [a] refuge from the storm
    Schutz vor dem Sturm finden
    take refuge in
    Schutz od. Zuflucht suchen in + Dat. (from vor) + Dat.
    [figurative]
    Zuflucht nehmen zu (Alkohol, Religion, Lüge)
    be a refuge to somebody
    jemandes Zuflucht sein
    women's refuge
    Frauenhaus Neutr.
  • 2 (traffic island)
    Verkehrsinsel Fem.

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