Definition of protector
protectorshipplay \-ˌship\ noun
Examples of protector in a Sentence
She sees her older brother as her protector.
a protector of free speech
Recent Examples of protector from the Web
Americans might have to become the guardian of Western culture, the protector of Christian civilization.
With their foreheads touching the ground, inductees pledge to honor the institution and obey the world’s richest royal family, which shares prestige and power in this Southeast Asian kingdom ,twith its chief protector, the army.
According to some screen protectors released early, the iPhone 8 could be a whole 1.1 inches larger than the iPhone 7.
McBurney (Colin Farrell) senses a golden opportunity in his protectors.
This group of protectors included notable figures such as Winston Churchill and Harriet Tubman, which raises many questions as to why Harriet Tubman never used her Transformers to help free slaves.
With the assistance of the navy, Sudeesa continues to plant seedlings with the goal of repopulating the sea with fish and empowering women to be protectors of the coastal forests by ensuring a family income.
Brendan Murney, St. Rita, senior, middle blocker: The Clarke recruit posted 212 kills and 93 blocks as one of the top net protectors in the state.
Elusive and damn near taunting, this protector of solitude allows a lucky passenger to check out and stare off into the middle distance in peace.
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First Known Use of protector
PROTECTOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of protector for English Language Learners
: a person or thing that protects someone or something
PROTECTOR Defined for Kids
Definition of protector for Students
: a person or thing that shields from harm or is intended to shield from harm
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