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Another word for protect

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Verb
  1. To keep safe from danger, attack, or harm

      1. To ward off. Often used with off:
      2. To attempt to manage without assistance:
      3. (Archaic) To defend
      1. To turn aside; fend off; parry
      2. (Archaic) To keep watch over; guard; protect
      3. To guard; protect.
      1. To protect from being attacked, exposed to danger, or subjected to difficulty:
      2. To protect, to defend.
      3. To be or provide a shield for; defend; protect; guard
      1. To protect or ensure the privacy or secrecy of (a telephone line, for example).
      2. To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
      3. To bring about; effect:
      1. To ensure the safety or integrity of; protect or preserve:
      2. To protect or guard
      1. To protect (wildlife or natural resources) in a designated area, often for regulated hunting or fishing.
      2. To keep in perfect or unaltered condition; maintain unchanged:
      3. To save from decay by the use of some preservative substance, such as as sugar or salt; to season and prepare (fruits, meat, etc.) for storage.
      1. To maintain control over, as to prevent indiscretion:
      2. To watch over so as to prevent escape or violence:
      3. To serve as a guard.
      1. To protect (a goal, etc.) against scoring by an opponent
      2. To support or maintain, as by argument or action; justify:
      3. To attempt to disprove or invalidate (the claim made by a lawsuit or prosecution):
    See also:

    attack

Another word for protect

Verb
      1. To protect (wildlife or natural resources) in a designated area, often for regulated hunting or fishing.
      2. To save from decay by the use of some preservative substance, such as as sugar or salt; to season and prepare (fruits, meat, etc.) for storage.
      3. To keep in perfect or unaltered condition; maintain unchanged:
      1. To watch over so as to prevent escape or violence:
      2. To serve as a guard.
      3. (Archaic) To escort as a guard.
      1. To protect, to defend.
      2. To protect from being attacked, exposed to danger, or subjected to difficulty:
      3. To be or provide a shield for; defend; protect; guard
    See also:

    defend