Definition of protect
keep safe from harm or injury.
I hope outrage is expressed - we have got to protect what we have.
Example of protect
protect the children from harm
A new structure of tariffs on imports is designed to further protect Russian industries from foreign competition.
A number of acute-phase reactants protect against tissue injury in response to heat stress.
An attempt to protect domestic industry can do nothing to change this reality.
Basic coverage will protect you against fire, vandalism, lightning, and water damage.
certain vitamins may protect against heart disease
Fortunately it was a thick material so as to protect the thing better.
Framed in a rich tortoiseshell, their square amber lenses protect against UV damage.
He said in this case it was the duty of the Government to set up safeguard measures to protect the domestic industry.
he tried to protect Kelly from the attack