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Protect

Definition of protect:

part of speech: verb

To cover in front: to cover over: to defend: to shelter.

part of speech: verb

To keep in safety; guard; shield; shelter; to foster by a high tariff, as home industries.

Usage examples for protect:

  • No, replied Wotan, I must protect Siegmund. "Opera Stories from Wagner", Florence Akin.
  • Come, I will protect you! "Rienzi", Edward Bulwer Lytton.

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