Synonyms of protecting


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. protecting(prenominal), protective (vs. unprotective)

usage: shielding (or designed to shield) against harm or discomfort; "the protecting blanket of snow"; "a protecting alibi"

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