Part of speech:
Injuring or likely to cause injury; harmful
Preventive or protective; esp., preventing or guarding against disease
The definition of emergency is something that is for urgent needs or can be used when it is suddenly needed.
(Sports) . That which has a tendance to attack, to be aggressive.
Making or implying threats:
Causing or able to cause harm; hurtful
(US, politics) Relating to the Republican Party, regardless of its conservatism.
Having the quality of preserving
Preventing or serving to prevent; esp., preventing disease
Able to preserve
Defending against disease
Find another word for protective. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protective, like: shielding, guarding, protecting, having built-in protection, injurious, prophylactic, unprotective, protective clothing, emergency, attacking and threatening.