how to pronounce protect

/pɹəˈtɛkt/

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protect is pronounced in two syllables

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pɹətɛkt

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An example use of protect in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… them in order to protect ourselves and …”

meaning of protect

Protect means to defend or shield from danger or harm.

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