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adjective as in preservative

noun as in conservancy

noun as in patrol

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Example Sentences

Of course, what this does is make the job of everyone actually responsible for safeguarding public health harder.

That is unacceptable to me, and it should be unacceptable to anyone concerned with safeguarding our national security.

The situation has sparked talk of establishing “buffer zones” inside Syria for the safeguarding of refugees.

Instead, he said, the United States needs “a tall fence around a graveyard”—safeguarding only the most sensitive secrets.

She strove for the restriction of the White Slave Traffic, and for safeguarding children from the great disease.

In both Bills there was a safeguarding clause as well as an excluding clause.

The safeguarding clause also grew considerably between 1886 and 1893.

Proper safeguarding of our water and milk supply is necessary if we are to keep typhoid away.

Others feel personally responsible for the safeguarding of visitors, whether the visitor is willing to take chances or not.


On this page you'll find 174 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to safeguarding, such as: opposing, averting, conservative, foiling, forestalling, and preservative.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.