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Adjective
Intended to protect someone or something
“So in terms of making the country work to be protective against these kinds of things, we have a way to go.”
Adjective
Having or showing a strong wish to protect someone or something
“I guess I was a bit protective of Beth, but she was my cousin and one of my best friends, and I knew Jake and Matt too well to want her to be with either of them.”
Adjective
Characteristic of fathers, paternal
Adjective
Serving to alleviate a person's feelings of grief or distress
Adjective
Fixing or about
Adjective
Protectionist or isolationist
Adjective
Protecting
Adjective
Characterised or marked by sheltering
Adjective
Honourable, especially to women
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Adjective
Excessively protective, wanting to give too much protection (especially to children)
Adjective
Protected from wind and rain
Noun
A measure taken to preclude loss or injury
Noun
A flexible sleeve made of latex or other impermeable material such as sheepskin, worn over an erect penis during intercourse as a contraceptive or as a way to prevent the spread of STDs
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