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guardee

[gahr-dee] /ˈgɑr di/
noun, British Informal.
1.
guardsman (def 3).
Origin of guardee
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; guard + -ee
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  • He shared his compartment with a young guardee, "a sitting case."

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guardee

/ˌɡɑːˈdiː/
noun
1.
(Brit, informal) a guardsman, esp considered as representing smartness and dash
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