Synonyms of protected


1. protect, defend

usage: shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage; "Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain"

2. protect, assist

usage: use tariffs to favor domestic industry


1. protected (vs. unprotected), bastioned, fortified, battlemented, burglarproof, covert, moated, shielded, snug, stormproof, weatherproof, invulnerable, secure

usage: kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss; "the most protected spot I could find"

2. protected, saved, preserved (vs. destroyed)

usage: guarded from injury or destruction

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.