how to pronounce protect


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The above transcription of protect is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

protect is pronounced in two syllables

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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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