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warden

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of warden

  1. 1 a person or group that watches over someone or something <in his role as warden of the school, a principal must provide a safe environment for the students> Synonyms custodian, guardian, keeper, lookout, minder, picket, sentinel, sentry, guard, warder, watch, watcher, watchmanRelated Words observer, patrol, spotter, surveillant, watchdog; bodyguard, convoy, defender, escort, honor guard; gatekeeper; hack [slang]

  2. 2 a person who takes care of a property sometimes for an absent owner <served as warden for the country estate> Synonyms caretaker, guardian, janitor, keeper, custodian, watchmanRelated Words cocurator, curator; sexton, steward





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