To make or keep safe from danger, attack, or harm:
To protect from being attacked, exposed to danger, or subjected to difficulty.
To keep from harm, damage, danger, evil, etc.; protect; save
To support; corroborate
To give shelter to:
To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
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:
To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
To make safe; protect; ensure
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
To start work on with purpose and vigor:
The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
To undermine, impede, or damage.
To damage or impair.
To make secure (in all the above senses).
(Usually of a cause) to promote, advocate, or act as a champion for
Find another word for protect. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protect, like: defend, shield, preserve, fortify, harbor, guard, advocate, backer, befriend, bulwark and cherish.