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Synonyms for overprotect

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mother, fuss, overprotect(verb)

    care for like a mother

    "She fusses over her husband"

    Synonyms:
    get, fuss, father, niggle, fret, mother, sire, bring forth, beget, engender, generate

  2. overprotect(verb)

    protect excessively

    "Don't overprotect your son--he is an adult now!"

    Synonyms:
    fuss, mother

How to pronounce overprotect?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say overprotect in sign language?

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#1692father
#3965generate
#19965sire
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How to use overprotect in a sentence?

  1. Darla Meredith:

    You just feel numb to those moments raising a special needs child, you first feel the need to protect and then to overprotect.

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