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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) protective

Synonyms: protective Definition: (usually followed by `of') solicitously caring or mindful Usage: protective of his reputation

Hypernyms: careful Definition: exercising caution or showing care or attention Usage: they were careful when crossing the busy street; be careful to keep her shoes clean; did very careful research; careful art restorers; careful of the rights of others; careful about one's behavior

Synonyms: protective Definition: intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind Usage: a protective covering; the use of protective masks and equipment; protective coatings; kept the drunken sailor in protective custody; animals with protective coloring; protective tariffs

Hypernyms: prophylactic, cautionary Definition: warding off Usage: the swastika...a very ancient prophylactic symbol occurring among all peoples- Victor Schultze

Hypernyms: prophylactic, contraceptive, antifertility Definition: capable of preventing conception or impregnation Usage: contraceptive devices and medications

Hypernyms: tutelar, tutelary, custodial Definition: providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding Usage: daycare that is educational and not just custodial; a guardian angel; tutelary gods

Hypernyms: evasive Definition: avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire Usage: pilots are taught to take evasive action

Hypernyms: overprotective Definition: overly protective Usage: overprotective parents

Hypernyms: preservative Definition: tending or having the power to preserve Usage: timbers should be treated with a preservative substance

Hypernyms: protecting Definition: shielding (or designed to shield) against harm or discomfort Usage: the protecting blanket of snow; a protecting alibi

Hypernyms: restrictive Definition: (of tariff) protective of national interests by restricting imports

Hypernyms: safety-related Definition: providing or ensuring safety

Synonyms: protective Definition: showing care Usage: a protective mother

Hypernyms: tender Definition: given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality Usage: a tender heart; a tender smile; tender loving care; tender memories; a tender mother