Synonyms of protection in English:

protection


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noun

1‘physical fitness provides considerable protection against stress’

SYNONYMS
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’

SYNONYMS
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’

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