Definitions For Protection


  • Payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence
  • The activity of protecting someone or something
  • The imposition of duties or quotas on imports in order to protect domestic industry against foreign competition
  • Kindly endorsement and guidance
  • A covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury
  • Defense against financial failure; financial independence
  • The condition of being protected
  • The state of being kept from harm, loss, etc. : the state of being protected
  • Something that keeps a person or thing from being harmed, lost, etc. : something that protects someone or something
  • A device (such as a condom) that is used during sex to prevent pregnancy or the spread of diseases

Is Protection a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Protection is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Protection in a Sentence

  • He fights for the protection of the environment.
  • Hard hats provide protection for the workers' heads.
  • The witness was placed under police protection.

Synonyms for Protection

Antonyms for Protection

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