Examples of guardian in a Sentence
After the death of her parents, her uncle was appointed as her legal guardian.
the state became his guardian when he was put into protective custody
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Police allege that Justis’ legal guardian was his grandmother, but that he was sent to live with Bishop — described as a family friend — at the beginning of the year.
Böhm and his co-writer Florian Eder find some satirical potential in the way Anna's new guardian (played by Liv Tyler) shrugs off a lot of her strange behavior as the wacky antics of a typical, hormonal teen.
According to the indictment, Adidas' plan to pay De Sousa's guardian was complicated by the fact another party had already paid him to attend another school.
The judge presiding over the divorce case removed him as guardian ad litem after learning that the mother was working in Henderson's campaign.
In adoption cases, children live with the potential legal guardians for six months before adoption goes through.
The Tepoztecos view the mountains as guardian kin, with names for each hill, including Cerro del OVNI — UFO Hill.
This part of the book, as well as the earlier passages about the Captain's childhood village, bring to life a Southeast Alaska now entirely gone thanks to moral guardians and the arrival of television and the internet.
Parents/legal guardians must provide proof of residency, a legal birth certificate and an immunization record to register their child.
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GUARDIAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of guardian for English Language Learners
: someone or something that watches or protects something
law : someone who takes care of another person or of another person's property
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