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Synonyms for safeguardˈseɪfˌgɑrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. precaution, safeguard, guard(noun)

    a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.

    Synonyms:
    guard duty, safety, precaution, care, caution, safeguard, sentry duty, forethought, guard, sentry go, safe-conduct, safety device

  2. safe-conduct, safeguard(verb)

    a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war

    Synonyms:
    safe-conduct, guard, precaution, safeguard

  3. safeguard(verb)

    make safe

  4. safeguard(verb)

    escort safely

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. safeguard

    The weak may speak or act in defense of the strong; none but the powerful can assure others of protection. A defense is ordinarily against actual attack; protection is against possible as well as actual dangers. We speak of defense against an assault, protection from the cold. Vindication is a triumphant defense of character and conduct against charges of error or wrong. Compare APOLOGY.

    Synonyms:
    apology, bulwark, defense, fortress, guard, justification, protection, rampart, resistance, shelter, shield, vindication

    Antonyms:
    abandonment, betrayal, capitulation, desertion, flight, surrender

    Preposition:
    Defense against assault or assailants; in law, defense to an action, from the testimony.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. safeguard(n.)

    Synonyms:
    defence, protection, security, bulwark, palladium

  2. safeguard(n.)

    Synonyms:
    convoy, escort, safe conduct

  3. safeguard(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pass, passport


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