Synonyms of protection in English:


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1‘physical fitness provides considerable protection against stress’

defence, shielding, shelter, preservation, conservation, safe keeping, safeguarding, safety, security, sanctuary, refuge, lee, immunity, insurance, indemnity

2‘he remains in hiding under the protection of the United States’

safe keeping, care, charge, keeping, protectorship, guidance, aegis, auspices, umbrella, guardianship, support, patronage, championship, providence

3‘a good education is not a protection against the hazards of life’

barrier, buffer, shield, screen, hedge, cushion, preventive, preventative, armour, safeguard
refuge, bulwark, bastion, wall