Translation of "safeguard" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈseɪf·ɡɑːd/ us /ˈseɪfˌɡɑrd/

a law, rule, or system that protects people or things from being harmed or lost

The disk has built-in safeguards to prevent certain errors.
verb uk /ˈseɪfɡɑːd/ us /ˈseɪfˌɡɑrd/

to protect something from harm

proteger, salvaguardar
a plan to safeguard public health

(Translation of “safeguard” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)