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Definition 1: kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where protected or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the most protected spot I could find

(protected is similar to ...) secured with bastions or fortifications

(protected is similar to ...) able to withstand exposure to weather without damage

"weatherproof electric wiring" "a weatherproof coat"

(protected is similar to ...) protected against or able to withstand storms

(protected is similar to ...) offering safety; well protected or concealed

"a snug harbor" "a snug hideout"

(protected is similar to ...) (used especially of machinery) protected by a shield to prevent injury

(protected is similar to ...) protected by a deep wide ditch usually filled with water

(protected is similar to ...) (of a wife) being under the protection of her husband

"a woman covert"

(protected is similar to ...) secure against burglary

(protected is similar to ...) protected with battlements or parapets with indentations or embrasures for shooting through

(means also ...) free from danger or risk

"secure from harm" "his fortune was secure" "made a secure place for himself in his field"

(means also ...) immune to attack; impregnable

"gunners raked the beach from invulnerable positions on the cliffs"

Definition 2: guarded from injury or destruction - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for protected in the sense of this definition

(protected is similar to ...) kept intact or in a particular condition

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