Translation of "protection" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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protectionnoun [ U ]

uk /prəˈtek.ʃən/ us /prəˈtek.ʃən/

B2 the act of protecting or state of being protected

Their flimsy tent gave/offered little protection against the severe storm. 他們薄薄的帳篷幾乎無法抵擋狂風暴雨的襲擊。
Round-the-clock police protection is given to all senior politicians. 對所有的高層政界人士都採取了24小時的警力保護。
New legislation still does not offer adequate protection for many endangered species. 新的法律還是沒有給許多瀕臨滅絕的物種提供充分保護。
Always wear goggles as a protection for your eyes when using the machines. 使用這些機器時要隨時戴好護目鏡以保護眼睛。
The insurance policy provides protection (= will make a financial payment) in case of accidental loss of life or serious injury. 這份保險單為意外死亡或重傷提供保險。

informal for protection money


a condom (= thin rubber covering for the penis) used as a way of preventing pregnancy or the spread of disease

Did you use any protection? 你有用保險套嗎?

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(Translation of “protection” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)