A tutelary god, spirit, etc.
A strong supporter or defender of a cause:
(American football) Either of two offensive positions between the center and each of the offensive tackles, whose main responsibilities are to protect the quarterback, and open up "holes" through which offensive players can run.
(Uncountable) Metal plate, protecting a ship, military vehicle, or aircraft.
A person, usually a wealthy and influential one, who sponsors and supports some person, activity, institution, etc.
(Music) A cover version.
A person in an influential position who is friendly toward and able to help one
An older sister.
The definition of an angel is a spiritual being, particularly one that is a messenger of God.
A person on watch for approaching enemy, police, etc.
A person or animal set to guard a group; specif., a sentry
A group of soldiers or a single soldier stationed, usually at an outpost, to guard a body of troops from surprise attack
One that supports, as a structural member of a building.
(Physics) A subatomic particle that effects or conveys a force between subatomic particles.
A second helping of something to eat
One that temporarily performs the duties of an office:
The definition of a ward is a wing of a hospital, a division of a prison, or a person, especially a child, who is dependent upon the care and support of an appointed guardian.
A period of close observation, often in order to discover something:
The act or power of defending, or guarding against attack, harm, or danger
A preserving or being preserved
The process of keeping (something or someone) safe.
(--- Now Rare) A convoy or guard
The definition of a partisan is a person who strongly supports a particular person, party or cause, especially in politics.
A person who rescues another from harm, danger, or loss.
A supporter or advocate. [Late 16th century.]
A lawyer or group of lawyers giving advice about legal matters and representing clients in court
The definition of a champion is a person who is the best in his field or who has defeated all rivals.
A person or organisation with some sort of responsibility for another person or organisation, especially where the responsibility has a religious, legal, or financial aspect.
The definition of a benefactor is a person who lends support, especially financial support, to a cause.
A financial and publicity organizer, as of a boxing match or an artistic performance.
Either of two spirits, one good and one evil, supposed to influence one's destiny
A person who supports others to make their voices heard, or ideally for them to speak up for themselves.
A person who supports or gives help, as to a protégé or undertaking; patron; sponsor
The first available bellhop or page, as in a hotel: generally used as a call
Protection or defense against attack, interference, espionage, etc.
A person who lives and thinks according to a particular philosophy.
One that guards, watches over, or protects.
Find another word for protector. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protector, like: tower of strength in time of need, defender, guardian-angel, shielder, tutelary, paladin, guard, armor, patron, sympathizer and cover.