Gloomy and oppressive though the house was, it had been their one safe refuge; even, now that Kreacher was so much happier and friendlier, a kind of home.
As our listeners will know, unless they’ve taken refuge at the bottom of a garden pond or somewhere similar, You-Know-Who’s strategy of remaining in the shadows is creating a nice little climate of panic.
For a moment, Harry considered suggesting they take refuge inside it, but before he could say anything Hermione murmured, "Let’s go this way," and pulled him down the dark street leading out of the village in the opposite direction from which they had entered.
And wouldn’t those secluded Albanian woods have seemed an excellent refuge when, so much later, Voldemort and needed a place to lie low, undisturbed, for ten long years?
The smoke and heat were becoming overwhelming: Below them the cursed fire was consuming the contraband of generations of hunted students, the guilty outcomes of a thousand banned experiments, the secrets of the countless souls who had sought refuge in the room.
There are no more uses of "refuge" in the book.
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The park serves as a refuge for wildlife.
She took refuge from the sun under a beautiful oak tree.