Protect synonyms and antonyms

prə-tĕkt'

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To make or keep safe from danger, attack, or harm:
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To protect from being attacked, exposed to danger, or subjected to difficulty.
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To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
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(Computing) To write a file to disk or other storage medium.
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To keep from harm, damage, danger, evil, etc.; protect; save
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To give shelter to:
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To protect, to keep safe
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Police means to enforce the rules, or to enforce law and order.
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To find protection or refuge
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To speak or write in support of; be in favor of
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To make safe; protect; ensure
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(Idiomatic) To guard and protect.
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To protect, guard, or shield:
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To shade is to protect from light or heat.
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To keep in safety, to watch over, to guard.
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To save for later use, sometimes by the use of a preservative.
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To start work on with purpose and vigor:
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To support; corroborate
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To obstruct with a hedge or hedges.
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To become a friend of, to make friends with.
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To be a bulwark to
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(Usually of a cause) to promote, advocate, or act as a champion for
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To act as a cushion, as in protecting from shock or injury, moderating ill effects, relieving distress, etc.
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To attempt to manage without assistance:
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To hold dear; to embrace with interest; to indulge; to encourage; to foster; to promote; as, to cherish religious principle.
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To make secure (in all the above senses).
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The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
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To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
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To undermine, impede, or damage.
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To damage or impair.
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Find another word for protect. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protect, like: defend, shield, guard, save, preserve, harbor, backer, safeguard, police, shelter and advocate.