Bedeutung von “protect” im Essential American English Dictionary

protect

verb us /prəˈtekt/

B1 to keep someone or something safe from something dangerous or bad:

It’s important to protect / your skin from the sun.
protection noun [ no plural ]

an act of keeping someone or something safe from something dangerous or bad:

This coat doesn’t provide any protection against the rain.

(Definition von “protect” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)