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protect

verb

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  1. to drive danger or attack away from the mother bear was just trying to protect her cubs Synonyms bulwark, cover, fence, fend, forfend, guard, keep, defend, safeguard, screen, secure, shield, wardRelated Words avert, prevent; oppose, resist, withstand; battle, contend, fight, war; conserve, preserve, save; buffer, palisade, picket, wallNear Antonyms bombard, storm; beset, besiege, overrun; capitulate, cave, submit, yieldAntonyms assail, assault, attack


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