protect translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "protect" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /prəˈtekt/
to guard or defend from danger; to keep safe
proteger, amparar
She protected the children from every danger Which type of helmet protects the head best? He wore a fur jacket to protect himself against the cold.
protected adjective (of certain animals or birds) protected by law from being shot etc
a protected species.
protection /-ʃən/ noun the act of protecting or state of being protected
He ran to his mother for protection This type of lock gives extra protection against burglary.
something that protects
The trees were a good protection against the wind.
protective /-tiv/ adjective giving, or intended to give, protection
protector, de protección
protective clothing/glasses.
protector noun
ear/eye protectors.
(Definition of protect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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