To make or keep safe from danger, attack, or harm:
To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
To protect from being attacked, exposed to danger, or subjected to difficulty.
To keep from harm, damage, danger, evil, etc.; protect; save
To give shelter to:
To support; corroborate
To make safe; protect; ensure
To speak or write in support of; be in favor of
To be a bulwark to
To act as a cushion, as in protecting from shock or injury, moderating ill effects, relieving distress, etc.
To attempt to manage without assistance:
Police means to enforce the rules, or to enforce law and order.
To protect, guard, or shield:
To shade is to protect from light or heat.
To find protection or refuge
(Usually of a cause) to promote, advocate, or act as a champion for
To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
The definition of attack is to take on or handle something, sometimes aggressively.
The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
To undermine, impede, or damage.
To damage or impair.
Find another word for protect. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protect, like: defend, guard, shield, preserve, harbor, save, backer, fortify, hedge, insure and proponent.