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safeguard

Synonyms of safeguard in English:

noun

  • 1 a safeguard against terrorism
    protection, defense, guard, screen, buffer, preventive, precaution, provision, security;
    surety, cover, insurance, indemnity
  • verb

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  • 1 the contract will safeguard 1,000 jobs
    protect, preserve, conserve, save, secure, shield, guard, keep safe
    [Antonyms] jeopardize
  • Quote

    It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people.
    Felix Frankfurter, US Supreme Court justice

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