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1. self-protection

noun. the act of defending yourself.

Synonyms

  • martial art
  • protection
  • self-defence

Antonyms

  • insecurity

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Words that Rhyme with Self Protection

  • overprotection
  • introspection
  • interconnection
  • circumspection
  • reinspection
  • predilection
  • disinfection
  • disconnection
  • recollection
  • preelection
  • interjection
  • imperfection
  • disaffection
  • resurrection
  • reflection
  • reelection
  • redirection
  • projection
  • intersection
  • insurrection
  • inspection
  • inflection
  • convection
  • confection
  • complexion
  • selection
  • rejection
  • perfection
  • objection
  • injection

Example sentences of the word self-protection


1. Noun Phrase
Some states allow you to legally leave early for self protection.

2. self-satisfaction

noun. the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself.

Synonyms

  • self-complacency
  • complacency
  • smugness
  • satisfaction

Antonyms

  • discontentment
  • nonpayment
  • letdown
  • boredom

Etymology

  • satisfaction (English)
  • satisfactio (Latin)
  • self- (English)

3. self-sustaining

adjective. able to provide for your own needs without help from others.

Synonyms

  • independent
  • self-sufficient

Antonyms

  • joint
  • unfree
  • nonworker

4. self-confidence

noun. ['ˌsɛlfˈkɑːnfədəns'] freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities.

Synonyms

  • assurance
  • authority
  • uncertain
  • sure
  • self-assurance
  • unsure
  • certainty
  • incertain
  • sureness
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • uncertain
  • sure
  • unsure
  • uncertainty

Etymology

  • confidence (English)
  • confidentia (Latin)
  • self- (English)

5. protection

noun. ['prəˈtɛkʃən'] the activity of protecting someone or something.

Synonyms

  • activity
  • immunisation
  • momism
  • lockup
  • preservation
  • shielding
  • covering
  • care
  • patrol
  • locking
  • self-defense
  • guardianship
  • ruggedisation
  • saving
  • escort
  • self-defence
  • defense
  • defence
  • air cover
  • waterproofing
  • accompaniment
  • ruggedization
  • tutelage
  • overshielding
  • civil defense
  • sealing
  • immunization
  • charge
  • inoculating
  • insulation
  • vaccinating
  • overprotection

Antonyms

  • perceptive
  • rational
  • brighten
  • natural object

6. protection

noun. ['prəˈtɛkʃən'] a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury.

Synonyms

  • ring-binder
  • lining
  • watch glass
  • armor
  • coaster
  • splasher
  • cloche
  • splashboard
  • blind
  • roof
  • covering
  • binding
  • mulch
  • cowling
  • liner
  • facing
  • cover
  • crystal
  • sheathing
  • watch crystal
  • overlayer
  • escutcheon
  • protective covering
  • mask
  • sheath
  • bonnet
  • testudo
  • fallboard
  • binder
  • shield
  • dashboard
  • back
  • thumbstall
  • hood
  • bell jar
  • protective cover
  • bell glass
  • bracer
  • book binding
  • toecap
  • armour
  • housing
  • dust cover
  • fall-board
  • finger plate
  • heat shield
  • shelter
  • washboard
  • faceplate
  • cladding
  • shade
  • armguard
  • overlay
  • scutcheon
  • cold frame
  • screen
  • cap

Antonyms

  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate
  • stay in place

7. protection

noun. ['prəˈtɛkʃən'] defense against financial failure; financial independence.

Synonyms

  • insurance
  • hedging
  • hedge
  • security
  • easy street

Antonyms

  • veer
  • ahead
  • current
  • weaken

8. protection

noun. ['prəˈtɛkʃən'] the condition of being protected.

Synonyms

  • shelter
  • radioprotection
  • security
  • insurance

Antonyms

  • increase
  • divest
  • colorlessness
  • stay

9. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] your consciousness of your own identity.

Synonyms

  • anima
  • ego

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] a person considered as a unique individual.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • number one
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))
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