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tutelary

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adjective tu·te·lary \ˈtü-tə-ˌler-ē, ˈtyü-\

Definition of tutelary

  1. 1 :  having the guardianship of a person or a thing <a tutelary goddess>

  2. 2 :  of or relating to a guardian



1611

First Known Use of tutelary

1611

Other Religion (Eastern and Other) Terms

Rhymes with tutelary

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tutelary

noun tu·te·lary

Definition of tutelary

plural tutelar·ies

  1. :  a tutelary power (as a deity)



1652

First Known Use of tutelary

1652

Other Religion (Eastern and Other) Terms


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