Thesaurus > Related Words: defender

  Words related to defender

Related / Similar Words: guardian, protector, shielder, withstander

 

Definition:
  • a person who cares for persons or property;
  • a fighter who holds out against attack;

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    Hyponyms: chaperon, chaperone, admonisher, monitor, reminder, bodyguard, escort, champion, fighter, hero, paladin, custodian, keeper, steward, fireman, firefighter, fire fighter, fire-eater, foster-parent, guard, lawman, law officer, peace officer, patron saint, peacekeeper, watchdog

     

    Derivational Morphology: shield, screen, protect, champion, defend, guard, hold, support, fend for, resist, hold out, withstand, stand firm

     

     
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