Definition of guardian angel in English:

guardian angel

noun

  • A spirit that is believed to watch over and protect a person or place.

    angel
    • ‘She was saved by the grace of our heavenly Father, saved by a guardian angel.’
    • ‘Well you can find classes on how to talk to your dead pets, how to identify your guardian angel, how to bend spoons…’
    • ‘Perhaps you can consider me a guardian angel of sorts, but do not fear me.’
    • ‘She looked like an angel, a guardian angel sitting on this bench with me in the rain.’
    • ‘His guardian angel must have been watching over him.’
    • ‘I explained to him that Mommy was called back to heaven to become our guardian angel.’
    • ‘He's my guardian angel, and I hope one day I'll have courage enough to tell him this.’
    • ‘I looked around, hoping, praying to a guardian angel to help me get out of this predicament.’
    • ‘Just command your higher self, guardian angel, spirit guide, animal totem or whoever to make a snap decision for you.’
    • ‘It was as if I had a guardian angel watching over me.’
    • ‘Then my inquisitive friend asked the her, ‘Does Johannes have a guardian angel?’’
    • ‘I think my guardian angel was a well placed African pilgrim whose face I'll never forget.’
    • ‘Catherine and her guardian angel prove him wrong by resisting and dispersing the spirits.’
    • ‘Since she was a child he had watched her, almost like a guardian angel.’
    • ‘But now thanks to a guardian angel, he's fulfilling another one of his dreams.’
    • ‘Don't drive faster than your guardian angel can fly.’
    • ‘She looked as if she had seen an angel in disguise, perhaps a guardian angel.’
    • ‘Maybe my guardian angel was just saying it wasn't my time, and maybe it was my husband's, saying it wasn't his time.’
    • ‘She told me that I had a guardian angel, apparently everyone has.’
    • ‘When she put her feet on the highway again, she thanked her guardian angel for her preservation.’
    defender, preserver, bodyguard, minder, guardian, guard, champion, watchdog, ombudsman, knight in shining armour, guardian angel, patron, chaperone, escort, keeper, custodian
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Pronunciation:

guardian angel

/ˈɡärdēən ˈˌānjəl/