Definition Of protect
keep safe from harm or injury.
he tried to protect Kelly from the attack
Example Of protect
protect the children from harm
A new structure of tariffs on imports is designed to further protect Russian industries from foreign competition.
A number of acute-phase reactants protect against tissue injury in response to heat stress.
An attempt to protect domestic industry can do nothing to change this reality.
As for the wild yak, all that shooting over the years has decimated its numbers so that the wild animals are now a protected species with their own nature preserve.