Protective Synonyms and Antonyms

Able to preserve
Defending against disease
  1. protecting
  2. preventative
  3. emergency
  4. as a last resort
  5. having built-in protection
  6. preventive
  7. guarding
  8. shielding
  9. prophylactic
Intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind
  1. unprotective

Words Related to Protective

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