guardian angel

noun

Definition of guardian angel

  1. :  an angel believed to have special care of a particular individual; broadly :  savior 1, protector

Examples of guardian angel in a sentence

  1. He has become a guardian angel for struggling young artists.

  2. his work with the pet rescue center has led many to hail him as a guardian angel and friend to all animals

Circa 1631

First Known Use of guardian angel

circa 1631


GUARDIAN ANGEL Defined for English Language Learners

guardian angel

noun

Definition of guardian angel for English Language Learners

  • : an angel believed to watch and protect someone

  • : a helpful or protective person


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