Chinese words with 保 character meaning (HSK)

保护

BAO3, HU4
to protect, to defend, to safeguard, protection

保证

BAO3, ZHENG4
guarantee, to guarantee, to ensure, to safeguard, to pledge

保持

BAO3, CHI2
to keep, to maintain, to hold, to preserve

保存

BAO3, CUN2
to conserve, to preserve, to keep, to save (a file etc) (computing)

保留

BAO3, LIU2
to preserve, to maintain, to retain, to continue to have, to reserve, reservations, to hold back (approval or acceptance)

保险

BAO3, XIAN3
insurance, to insure, safe, secure, be sure, be bound to

保管

BAO3, GUAN3
to assure, to guarantee, to take care of, to safeguard, certainly, surely

保密

BAO3, MI4
to keep sth confidential, to maintain secrecy

保姆

BAO3, MU3
nanny, housekeeper

保守

BAO3, SHOU3
(politically) conservative, to guard, to keep

保卫

BAO3, WEI4
to defend, to safeguard

保养

BAO3, YANG3
to take good care of (or conserve) one's health, to keep in good repair, to maintain, maintenance

保障

BAO3, ZHANG4
to ensure, to guarantee, to safeguard

保重

BAO3, ZHONG4
to take care of oneself

担保

DAN1, BAO3
to guarantee, to vouch for

确保

QUE4, BAO3
to ensure, to guarantee