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Synonyms for protector
prəˈtɛk tərpro·tec·tor

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  1. protectornoun

    Synonyms:
    sentry, guard

  2. protectornoun

    Someone who protects or guards, by assignment or on his own initiative.

    Synonyms:
    guard, sentry

  3. protectornoun

    A device or mechanism which is designed to protect.

    Synonyms:
    sentry, guard

  4. protectornoun

    One who prevents interference.

    Synonyms:
    sentry, guard

  5. protectornoun

    A state or other subject under international law, exercising a protectorate over another subject in international law.

    I stand before you in the spirit of pure public service \uE000164860 not as a protector of the status quo, but as an agent of change. \uE000164861Jon Huntsman, Jr.

    Synonyms:
    guard, sentry

Princeton's WordNet

  1. defender, guardian, protector, shieldernoun

    a person who cares for persons or property

    Synonyms:
    guardian, shielder, defender, withstander

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. protectornoun

    Synonyms:
    guardian, champion, defender

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. protectornoun

    Synonyms:
    defender, guardian, patron

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How to use protector in a sentence?

  1. District Attorney Janet DiFiore:

    Throughout his five years, Garnett Spears was forced to suffer through repeated hospitalizations, unneeded surgical procedures and ultimately poisoning with salt, all at the hands of the one person who should have been his ultimate protector: his mother, using the child’s 'illnesses' to self aggrandize herself, her actions directly lead to her son’s tortured death.

  2. Pope Francis on Saturday:

    Although it is a symbol of life, the female body is unfortunately not rarely attacked and disfigured, even by those who should be its protector and life companion.

  3. Ebrahim Fakir:

    The public protector is polarising politics and exacerbating factionalism in the ANC, she could distract Ramaphosa from critical tasks like creating jobs and attracting investment.

  4. Plato:

    The people have always some champion whom they set over them and nurse into greatness...This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs when he first appears he is a protector.

  5. Scott Snyder:

    The main side effect that I see is that it raises questions about the credibility of the United States as a protector, as an alliance partner, and that's not good for the relationship.

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