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protect
British English: /prəˈtɛkt/
American English: /prəˈtɛkt/

Translation of protect in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • (stem vowel = i) (Form I) (rights, children)
    to protect somebody/something from something
    حَمى شَخْصاً \ شَيْئاً من شَيْءٍ
    he was too weak to protect himself
    كانَ أَضْعَفَ من أنْ يَحْمِيَ نَفْسَهُ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • to protect against disease/attack
    وَقى من المَرَضِ \ الهُجومِ

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