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guardee

[ gahr-dee ]
/ ˈgɑr di /
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noun British Informal.
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Origin of guardee

First recorded in 1900–05; guard + -ee
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How to use guardee in a sentence

  • He shared his compartment with a young Guardee, "a sitting case."

    "Contemptible"|"Casualty"

British Dictionary definitions for guardee

guardee
/ (ˌɡɑːˈdiː) /

noun
British informal a guardsman, esp considered as representing smartness and dash
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