an angel believed to protect a particular person, as from danger or error.
a person who looks after or is concerned with the welfare of another.
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- guardhouse lawyer,
- guardi, francesco,
- guardian ad litem,
- guardian angels,
Origin of guardian angel
First recorded in 1625–35
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vigilante volunteers who patrol the underground railway in New York, London, and elsewhere, wearing red berets, to deter violent crime
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