What is another word for protectors?

Pronunciation: [pɹətˈɛktəz] (IPA)

Protectors are individuals or entities that take measures to safeguard something or someone from harm, danger, or damage. There are several synonyms for the word 'protectors' that can be used interchangeably. These include guardians, defenders, keepers, caretakers, custodians, watchmen, sentinels, and advocates. A guardian is someone who takes charge of protecting another person, whereas a defender is someone who stands up for something or someone against attack or harm. A keeper is someone who protects something by looking after it, and a caretaker is someone who takes care of something or someone in need of attention. Custodians are individuals who safeguard something valuable, while watchmen and sentinels are responsible for protecting a particular area or location. Finally, advocates work towards protecting the rights and interests of individuals or groups.

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Usage examples for Protectors

Willie took his eye-protectors off and looked at me.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
When every human right is violated, when even the voice of blood is mute, and helpless man is forsaken by his born protectors, there then rises with right man's first and last relation-man.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae
I knew that, as I was Mr. Packard's wife, neither my brother nor father could be my legal protectors in such an event, as they could command no influence in my defense, except that of public sentiment or mob-law.
"Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity"
Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard

Famous quotes with Protectors

  • Animals mean everything to me. We have to be their voice and protectors.
    Shannon Elizabeth
  • I have three sons, and I think we're both fierce protectors of our children.
    Jami Gertz
  • Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally been known to beat to death those citizens or groups who question that status.
    David Mamet
  • I'm so proud of Maryland's firefighters, risking their lives to protect others, but we need to protect our protectors with the best equipment training and resources.
    Barbara Mikulski
  • History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty are the brave men and women in our armed forces. Throughout our history, they've answered the call in bravery and sacrifice.
    Timothy Pawlenty

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