logo

protection (Also protections) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to protection

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

gatekeeper

  • noun someone who controls access to something
    • there are too many gatekeepers between the field officers and the chief
  • noun someone who guards an entrance
    ostiary; door guard; doorkeeper; doorman; porter; hall porter.

More 'gatekeeper' Meaning


windscreen

  • noun transparent screen (as of glass) to protect occupants of a vehicle
    windshield.

More 'windscreen' Meaning


spike_oil

  • noun pale yellow essential oil obtained from spike lavender used in scenting soaps and cosmetics
    spike lavender oil.

More 'spike_oil' Meaning


obstruction

  • noun any structure that makes progress difficult
    impedimenta; impediment; obstructor; obstructer.
  • noun the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction
    blockage.

More 'obstruction' Meaning


aegis

  • noun kindly endorsement and guidance
    protection; auspices.
    • the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council
  • noun armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass
    egis; breastplate.

More 'aegis' Meaning


mansion

  • noun (astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
    planetary house; house; star sign; sign of the zodiac; sign.
  • noun a large and imposing house
    residence; manse; hall; mansion house.

More 'mansion' Meaning


captain

  • noun an officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant
  • noun the naval officer in command of a military ship
    skipper.

More 'captain' Meaning


integrity

  • noun an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting
    unity; wholeness.
    • the integrity of the nervous system is required for normal development
    • he took measures to insure the territorial unity of Croatia
  • noun moral soundness
    • he expects to find in us the common honesty and integrity of men of business
    • they admired his scrupulous professional integrity

More 'integrity' Meaning


fire_watcher

  • noun (during World War II in Britain) someone whose duty was to watch for fires caused by bombs dropped from the air

More 'fire_watcher' Meaning


fraise

  • noun a ruff for the neck worn in the 16th century
  • noun sloping or horizontal rampart of pointed stakes

More 'fraise' Meaning


calculate

  • verb make a mathematical calculation or computation
    cypher; compute; work out; reckon; cipher; figure.
  • verb judge to be probable
    figure; reckon; forecast; estimate; count on.

More 'calculate' Meaning


swab

  • noun implement consisting of a small piece of cotton that is used to apply medication or cleanse a wound or obtain a specimen of a secretion
  • noun cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle; for cleaning floors
    swob; mop.

More 'swab' Meaning


jambeau

  • noun armor plate that protects legs below the knee
    greave.

More 'jambeau' Meaning


refinish

  • verb give a new surface
    • refinish the dining room furniture

More 'refinish' Meaning


watch_crystal

  • noun a protective cover that protects the face of a watch
    crystal; watch glass.

More 'watch_crystal' Meaning


restriction

  • noun a principle that limits the extent of something
    limitation.
    • I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements
  • noun an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation)
    limitation.

More 'restriction' Meaning


body_suit

  • noun a tight-fitting garment of stretchy material that covers the body from the shoulders to the thighs (and may have long sleeves or legs reaching down to the ankles); worn by ballet dancers and acrobats for practice or performance
    leotard; cat suit; unitard.

More 'body_suit' Meaning


under

  • adjective satellite located below or beneath something else
    nether.
    • nether garments
    • the under parts of a machine
  • adjective satellite lower in rank, power, or authority
    • an under secretary

More 'under' Meaning


wall-paperer

  • noun a worker who papers walls
    wallpaperer.

More 'wall-paperer' Meaning


teaching

  • noun the profession of a teacher
    pedagogy; instruction.
    • he prepared for teaching while still in college
    • pedagogy is recognized as an important profession
  • noun a doctrine that is taught
    precept; commandment.
    • the teachings of religion
    • he believed all the Christian precepts

More 'teaching' Meaning


regalia

  • noun paraphernalia indicative of royalty (or other high office)
  • noun especially fine or decorative clothing
    array; raiment.

More 'regalia' Meaning


shellac

  • noun lac purified by heating and filtering; usually in thin orange or yellow flakes but sometimes bleached white
  • noun a thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood
    shellac varnish.

More 'shellac' Meaning


rainproof

  • adjective satellite not permitting the passage of water
    waterproofed; waterproof.

More 'rainproof' Meaning


inter-service_support

  • noun action by one military service to provide logistic (or administrative) support to another military service

More 'inter-service_support' Meaning


rescue

  • noun recovery or preservation from loss or danger
    delivery; saving; deliverance.
    • work is the deliverance of mankind
    • a surgeon's job is the saving of lives
  • verb free from harm or evil
    deliver.

More 'rescue' Meaning


blanket

  • noun bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
    cover.
    • he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep
  • noun anything that covers
    mantle.
    • there was a blanket of snow

More 'blanket' Meaning


tax_shelter

  • noun a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings
    shelter.

More 'tax_shelter' Meaning


overprotection

  • noun excessive protection
    momism; overshielding.

More 'overprotection' Meaning


pigment

  • noun dry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.)
  • noun any substance whose presence in plant or animal tissues produces a characteristic color

More 'pigment' Meaning


whole_life_insurance

  • noun insurance on the life of the insured for a fixed amount at a definite premium that is paid each year in the same amount during the entire lifetime of the insured
    ordinary life insurance; straight life insurance.

More 'whole_life_insurance' Meaning


slather

  • verb spread thickly
    • I can't eat bagels without slathering them with cream cheese

More 'slather' Meaning


missionary

  • noun someone who attempts to convert others to a particular doctrine or program
  • noun someone sent on a mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country
    missioner.

More 'missionary' Meaning


lock_away

  • verb place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape
    lock up; shut up; lock; lock in; put away; shut away.
    • The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend
    • She locked her jewels in the safe

More 'lock_away' Meaning


meat_house

  • noun a small house where smoke is used to cure meat or fish
    smokehouse.
  • noun a small house (on a farm) where meat is stored

More 'meat_house' Meaning


safe_sex

  • noun sexual activity (especially sexual intercourse) with the use of measures (such as latex condoms) to avoid the transmission of disease (especially AIDS)

More 'safe_sex' Meaning


presidency

  • noun the tenure of a president
    presidential term; administration.
    • things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration
  • noun the office and function of president
    presidentship.
    • Andrew Jackson expanded the power of the presidency beyond what was customary before his time

More 'presidency' Meaning


database_management

  • noun creation and maintenance of a database

More 'database_management' Meaning


prison_guard

  • noun someone who guards prisoners
    screw; jailor; jailer; turnkey; gaoler.

More 'prison_guard' Meaning


den_mother

  • noun someone who plays the role of a den mother
    • he serves as den mother to all the freshmen in this dormitory
    • she's the den mother to new secretaries
  • noun a woman who supervises a den of Cub Scouts

More 'den_mother' Meaning


viable

  • adjective satellite capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are
    executable; workable; practicable; feasible.
  • adjective satellite capable of life or normal growth and development
    • viable seeds
    • a viable fetus

More 'viable' Meaning


delegate

  • noun a person appointed or elected to represent others
  • verb transfer power to someone
    depute.

More 'delegate' Meaning


guiding

  • adjective satellite exerting control or influence
    • a guiding principle
  • verb direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    maneuver; head; point; direct; guide; channelise; manoeuvre; channelize; manoeuver; steer.

More 'guiding' Meaning


enclosing

  • noun the act of enclosing something inside something else
    envelopment; inclosure; enclosure.
  • verb enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
    wrap; enclose; envelop; enfold; enwrap.
    • Fog enveloped the house

More 'enclosing' Meaning


fly_tent

  • noun a tent with a fly front

More 'fly_tent' Meaning


clothes

  • noun clothing in general
    apparel; dress; wearing apparel.
    • she was refined in her choice of apparel
    • he always bought his clothes at the same store
    • fastidious about his dress
  • verb provide with clothes or put clothes on
    enclothe; garment; fit out; garb; raiment; apparel; habilitate; dress; tog; clothe.
    • Parents must feed and dress their child

More 'clothes' Meaning


solicitor_general

  • noun a law officer appointed to assist an attorney general

More 'solicitor_general' Meaning


force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

More 'force' Meaning


upkeep

  • noun activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
    maintenance; care.
    • he wrote the manual on car care
  • noun the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
    sustainment; sustentation; maintenance; sustenance.
    • they were in want of sustenance
    • fishing was their main sustainment

More 'upkeep' Meaning


managing_director

  • noun someone who controls resources and expenditures
    director; manager.

More 'managing_director' Meaning


consistent

  • adjective (sometimes followed by `with') in agreement or consistent or reliable
    • testimony consistent with the known facts
    • I have decided that the course of conduct which I am following is consistent with my sense of responsibility as president in time of war"- FDR
  • adjective capable of being reproduced
    reproducible.
    • astonishingly reproducible results can be obtained

More 'consistent' Meaning


almond

  • noun small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
    Amygdalus communis; Prunus dulcis; sweet almond; Prunus amygdalus.
  • noun oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree

More 'almond' Meaning


direct

  • verb command with authority
    • He directed the children to do their homework
  • verb intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
    aim; point; place; target.
    • He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face
    • criticism directed at her superior
    • direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself

More 'direct' Meaning


incantation

  • noun a ritual recitation of words or sounds believed to have a magical effect
    conjuration.

More 'incantation' Meaning


second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

More 'second' Meaning


street

  • noun a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
    • they walked the streets of the small town
    • he lives on Nassau Street
  • noun the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel
    • be careful crossing the street

More 'street' Meaning


umbrella

  • noun a lightweight handheld collapsible canopy
  • noun a formation of military planes maintained over ground operations or targets
    • an air umbrella over England

More 'umbrella' Meaning


blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

More 'blue' Meaning