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Synonym of Protection

Protection Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
protection
Synonyms and related words:
aegis, aid, armament, armor, arrest, arrestation, assistance, assurance, autarky, avoidance reaction, barrier, benefit, bill of health, bimetallism, blackmail, boodle, bribe, bribe money, buffer, bulwark, care, charge, check, clear sailing, clearance, comfort, conservancy, conservation, conservationism, constraint, control, cooling, cooling down, cooling off, curb, curtailment, custodianship, custody, deceleration, defence, defense, defense in depth, defense mechanism, defenses, deterrent capacity, ease, economic self-sufficiency, ego defenses, environmental conservation, escape mechanism, extortion, forearming, forehandedness, foresight, foresightedness, forest conservation, forest management, forethought, forethoughtfulness, free enterprise, free trade, full pratique, good offices, governmentalism, graft, gratification, gratuity, guard, guardianship, guarding, harmlessness, haven, help, hindrance, hold, hush money, immunity, inhibition, injunction, insurance, interdict, invulnerability, keep, keeping, laissez-faire, laissez-faireism, legal restraint, line, localism, maintenance, managed currency, measures, ministration, ministry, monopoly, negative taxis, noninterference, nonintervention, nullification, office, offices, pad, party line, party principle, pass, passport, patronage, payoff, payola, planned economy, policy, polity, position, pratique, precaution, precautions, precautiousness, preserval, preservation, preventive custody, preventive measure, price supports, prohibition, protectionism, protective custody, protective tariff, providence, provision, psychological defenses, public policy, pump-priming, rationing, refuge, rein, relief, remedy, rescue, resistance, restraint, restraint of trade, retardation, retrenchment, risklessness, safe-conduct, safeguard, safekeeping, safeness, safety, salvage, salvation, sanctuary, saving, screen, sectionalism, security, self-control, self-defense, self-preservation, self-protection, service, shakedown, shelter, shield, slowing down, soil conservation, sop, sponsorship, squeeze, steps, steps and measures, stream conservation, succor, support, surety, tariff wall, the defensive, therapy, thought control, upkeep, visa, ward, water conservation, wetlands conservation, wildlife conservation
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
protection

Noun
1. the activity of protecting someone or something; "the witnesses demanded police protection"
(hypernym) activity
(hyponym) air cover
(derivation) protect
2. a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
(synonym) protective covering, protective cover
(hypernym) covering
(hyponym) armor, armour
(derivation) protect
3. defense against financial failure; financial independence; "his pension gave him security in his old age"; "insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness"
(synonym) security
(hypernym) assets
(hyponym) easy street
4. the condition of being protected; "they were huddled together for protection"; "he enjoyed a sense of peace and protection in his new home"
(synonym) shelter
(hypernym) security
(hyponym) indemnity, insurance
5. kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"
(synonym) auspices, aegis
(hypernym) endorsement, indorsement
6. the imposition of duties or quotas on imports in order to protect domestic industry against foreign competition; "he made trade protection a plank in the party platform"
(synonym) trade protection
(hypernym) imposition, infliction
(derivation) protect
7. payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence; "every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection"
(synonym) tribute
(hypernym) extortion

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