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Synonyms for protecting
pro·tect·ing

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  1. protecting(a)adjective

    shielding (or designed to shield) against harm or discomfort

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

    Antonyms:
    unprotective

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  1. Shane Wilson:

    It's incredibly frustrating to try to get... the understanding across that you're not just protecting you, yourself. We're doing this to try to keep our neighbors healthy, we're doing this to try to keep others from losing people.

  2. The NBA triple-double king:

    I wouldn’t come up to me on the street and throw popcorn on my head, because you know what happens. ... In these arenas, you gotta start protecting the players. We’ll see what the NBA does.

  3. Samantha Salinas:

    As frustrating as it was to be a nurse, now that I'm not at the bedside I'm feeling a bit guilty. I'm working in an office, my husband gets a little stir crazy, and the baby wants to go places. But there's nothing more important than protecting us.

  4. Brian Luciano:

    Municipalities don't always have the officers' best interest at heart. They will do what's expedient for them for their political purposes, we see our role as protecting the rights of the accused. And in some cases, the accused is the police officer.

  5. President Biden:

    Congress must find a way to pass these legislative solutions and I will continue to work toward passage of legislation protecting Dreamers and creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. These young people represent the best of America and we can’t let them down, i think that everyone deserves a pathway to citizenship. Our immigration system needs fixing.

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