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Antonyms for protectingpro·tect·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. protecting(a)adjective

    shielding (or designed to shield) against harm or discomfort

    "the protecting blanket of snow"; "a protecting alibi"

    Antonyms:
    unprotective

How to use protecting in a sentence?

  1. Samy Kamkar:

    I'm a big fan of the bounties companies are putting out, it's a forward-thinking way of protecting their own products and customers while supporting researchers and hackers.

  2. Kim Mahoney:

    I believe more in socialist values and protecting the environment, they want to ...

  3. Chesa Boudin:

    These videos and stories are infuriating, we support businesses experiencing these crimes and respect their policies to prioritize protecting their staff and customers above merchandise.

  4. Seema Verma:

    We are not about protecting the status quo when it doesn't work for patients.

  5. Amanda Priest:

    Following the court's adverse ruling, the Attorney General immediately filed an appeal to the Eighth Circuit, amanda Priest continues to defend Arkansas law protecting women's health by requiring a board certified or eligible OBGYN to perform an abortion, as well as Arkansas laws that( protect) unborn life by prohibiting abortions after 18 weeks and at any time if based on a Down Syndrome diagnosis.

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