Synonyms and Antonyms of janitor

  1. 1 a person who takes care of a property sometimes for an absent owner got a job as the night janitor at the elementary school Synonyms caretaker, guardian, custodian, keeper, warden, watchmanRelated Words cocurator, curator; sexton, steward

  2. 2 a person who tends a door according to popular Christian tradition, St. Peter acts as janitor at heaven's pearly gates Synonyms doorman, gatekeeper, doorkeeper, porter [chiefly British]

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