What is Shelterless?

Shelterless definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
something beneath, behind, or within which a person, animal, or thing is protected from storms, missiles, adverse conditions, etc.; refuge.
the protection or refuge afforded by such a thing: He took shelter in a nearby barn.

protection from blame, incrimination, etc.
a dwelling place or home considered as a refuge from the elements: Everyone’s basic needs are food, clothing, and shelter.
a building serving as a temporary refuge or residence for homeless persons, abandoned animals, etc.
Finance. tax shelter.

verb (used with object)
to be a shelter for; afford shelter to: The old barn sheltered him from the rain.
to provide with a shelter; place under cover.

to protect, as by shelter; take under one’s protection: Parents should not try to shelter their children from normal childhood disappointments.
Finance. to invest (money) in a tax shelter.

verb (used without object)
to take shelter; find a refuge: He sheltered in a barn.
Finance. to invest money in a tax shelterd.