What is Overprotection?

Overprotection definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the act of protecting or the state of being protected; preservation from injury or harm.
a thing, person, or group that protects: This vaccine is a protection against disease.
Insurance. coverage(def 1).
Informal. money paid to racketeers for a guarantee against threatened violence.bribe money paid to the police, politicians, or other authorities for overlooking criminal activity.

Economics. protectionism.

a document that assures safety from harm, delay, or the like, for the person, persons, or property specified in it.
Archaic. a document given by the U.S. customs authorities to a sailor traveling abroad certifying that the holder is a citizen of the U.S.


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