Crossword Clue and Answers

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We most recently saw this clue in The Mirror Classic.

We deem Protection to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 100 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Mirror Classic - Wednesday, 14 Apr 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Thursday, 21 Jan 2021
  • The Mirror Quick - Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Saturday, 7 Nov 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 11 Sep 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Monday, 20 Jul 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 19 Apr 2020
  • The Daily Mail Smallest Hardest - Friday, 31 May 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Monday, 7 May 2018

Crossword Answers

3 letters

PEN Surinder Sobti
Female swan

LEE Surinder Sobti
United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)

NET Surinder Sobti
A computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange

DEN Surinder Sobti
A room that is comfortable and secluded

HUT Surinder Sobti
Small crude shelter used as a dwelling

FIX Surinder Sobti
A determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"

WAD Surinder Sobti
A wad of something chewable as tobacco

PAD Surinder Sobti
Add padding to; "pad the seat of the chair"

4 letters

PORT Surinder Sobti
(computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)

DUES Surinder Sobti

COOP Surinder Sobti
An enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept

RACK Surinder Sobti
A rapid gait of a horse in which each foot strikes the ground separately

CRIB Surinder Sobti
The cards discarded by players at cribbage

HOME Surinder Sobti
An institution where people are cared for; "a home for the elderly"

MASK Surinder Sobti
Activity that tries to conceal something; "no mask could conceal his ignorance"; "they moved in under a mask of friendship"

TENT Surinder Sobti
A portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"

MAIL Surinder Sobti
(Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings

TURF Surinder Sobti
Range of jurisdiction or influence; "a bureaucracy...chiefly concerned with turf...and protecting the retirement system"

ROCK Surinder Sobti
Pitching dangerously to one side

SHED Surinder Sobti
Cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers; "our dog sheds every Spring"

ARMS Surinder Sobti
The official symbols of a family, state, etc.

HELP Surinder Sobti
The activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading"

VEIL Surinder Sobti
A garment that covers the head and face

HIDE Surinder Sobti
Body covering of a living animal

WARD Surinder Sobti
A division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)

WALL Surinder Sobti
A layer of material that encloses space; "the walls of the cylinder were perforated"; "the container's walls were blue"

CAVE Surinder Sobti
A geological formation consisting of an underground enclosure with access from the surface of the ground or from the sea

ROOF Surinder Sobti
A protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building

Attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"

Armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass

DIGS Surinder Sobti
Temporary living quarters

FORT Surinder Sobti
A fortified defensive structure

DIKE Surinder Sobti
A barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea

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CLOAK Surinder Sobti
A loose outer garment

TOWER Surinder Sobti
A structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building

HEDGE Surinder Sobti
Any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change

GUARD Surinder Sobti
A position on a basketball team

CONDO Surinder Sobti
One of the dwelling units in a condominium

JOINT Surinder Sobti
The shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

COVER Surinder Sobti
The act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it; "the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"

Tough more-or-less rigid protective covering of an animal or plant

Kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"

FENCE Surinder Sobti
A barrier that serves to enclose an area

HOUSE Surinder Sobti
Contain or cover; "This box houses the gears"

SHADE Surinder Sobti
Protective covering that protects something from direct sunlight; "they used umbrellas as shades"; "as the sun moved he readjusted the shade"

TRUST Surinder Sobti
The trait of believing in the honesty and reliability of others; "the experience destroyed his trust and personal dignity"

ROOST Surinder Sobti
A shelter with perches for fowl or other birds

BRIBE Surinder Sobti
Payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment

HAVEN Surinder Sobti
A sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

WASTE Surinder Sobti
Useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly; "if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste"; "mindless dissipation of natural resources"

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CHARGE Surinder Sobti
A special assignment that is given to a person or group; "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message"

ESCORT Surinder Sobti
The act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them

MANTLE Surinder Sobti
A sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter

SHADOW Surinder Sobti
Something existing in perception only; "a ghostly apparition at midnight"

A safe place; "He ran to safety"

Tough more-or-less rigid protective covering of an animal or plant

PATENT Surinder Sobti
A document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention

SHIELD Surinder Sobti
A protective covering or structure

BUMPER Surinder Sobti
A glass filled to the brim (especially as a toast); "we quaffed a bumper of ale"

WEAPON Surinder Sobti
Any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"

ASYLUM Surinder Sobti
A shelter from danger or hardship

HARBOR Surinder Sobti
A place of refuge and comfort and security

BUTTER Surinder Sobti
A fighter who strikes the opponent with his head

CONVOY Surinder Sobti
A procession of land vehicles traveling together

SAVING Surinder Sobti
Recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

PAYOFF Surinder Sobti
Do or give something to somebody in return; "Does she pay you for the work you are doing?"

SCREEN Surinder Sobti
Examine in order to test suitability; "screen these samples"; "screen the job applicants"

REFUGE Surinder Sobti
A safe place; "He ran to safety"

CURING Surinder Sobti
The process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization; "the hardening of concrete"; "he tested the set of the glue"

ANCHOR Surinder Sobti
A mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving

SURETY Surinder Sobti
Something clearly established

PATROL Surinder Sobti
The activity of going around or through an area at regular intervals for security purposes

AWNING Surinder Sobti
A canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun

SHROUD Surinder Sobti
Burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped

CANOPY Surinder Sobti
The umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air

TRENCH Surinder Sobti
Dig a trench or trenches; "The National Guardsmen were sent out to trench"

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HIDEOUT Surinder Sobti
Be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety; "Probably his horse would be close to where he was hiding"; "She is hiding out in a cabin in Montana"

WEAPONS Surinder Sobti

WEDDING Surinder Sobti
The social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed

CUSHION Surinder Sobti
A soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.

BULWARK Surinder Sobti
A fencelike structure around a deck (usually plural)

WARFARE Surinder Sobti
The waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"

CUSTODY Surinder Sobti
(with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child; "my fate is in your hands"; "too much power in the president's hands"; "your guests are now in my custody"; "the mother was awarded custody of the children"

SHELTER Surinder Sobti

CURTAIN Surinder Sobti
Hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

FILLING Surinder Sobti
The yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

REDOUBT Surinder Sobti
(military) a temporary or supplementary fortification; typically square or polygonal without flanking defenses

BASTION Surinder Sobti
Projecting part of a rampart or other fortification

PADDING Surinder Sobti
Artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort

WARRANT Surinder Sobti
A writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts

PACKING Surinder Sobti
The enclosure of something in a package or box

STORAGE Surinder Sobti
The act of storing something

BACKING Surinder Sobti
The act of providing approval and support; "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"

KEEPING Surinder Sobti
The act of retaining something

LODGING Surinder Sobti
The state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily; "the lodgment of the balloon in the tree"

CANNING Surinder Sobti

CONTROL Surinder Sobti
The activity of managing or exerting control over something; "the control of the mob by the police was admirable"

SUPPORT Surinder Sobti
Documentary validation; "his documentation of the results was excellent"; "the strongest support for this view is the work of Jones"

HABITAT Surinder Sobti
The type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs; "a marine habitat"; "he felt safe on his home grounds"

BARRIER Surinder Sobti
A structure or object that impedes free movement


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