Synonyms for protected


1. protect, defend
usage: shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage; "Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain"
2. protect, assist
usage: use tariffs to favor domestic industry


1. protected (vs. unprotected), bastioned, fortified, battlemented, burglarproof, covert, moated, shielded, snug, stormproof, weatherproof, invulnerable, secure
usage: kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss; "the most protected spot I could find"
2. protected, saved, preserved (vs. destroyed)
usage: guarded from injury or destruction
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