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ˈgɑr di ənˌʃɪpguardian·ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. care, charge, tutelage, guardianshipnoun

    attention and management implying responsibility for safety

    "he is in the care of a bodyguard"

  2. guardianship, keeping, safekeepingnoun

    the responsibility of a guardian or keeper

    "he left his car in my keeping"


  1. guardianshipnoun

    The office or position of one acting as a guardian or conservator, especially in a legal capacity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guardianshipnoun

    the office, duty, or care, of a guardian; protection; care; watch

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guardianship in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guardianship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of guardianship in a Sentence

  1. Stephanie Escamilla:

    He can just stop going to his psychiatric visits, drop all his medications and what can I do? I can't force him unless I have guardianship.

  2. Jennifer Mathis:

    We don't expect that of voters without disabilities. We don't scrutinize the rationality of their choices, i think if you ask the average voter on the street some of the questions that people with disabilities get asked in these guardianship proceedings, they wouldn't be able to answer them.

  3. Brian Smith:

    The county would have guardianship over Alyssa Alyssa and would make decisions for Alyssa Alyssa.

  4. Dave Bremer:

    I called her and I said,' I could really be overstepping the boundaries here, but I just want to let you know that if you need a backup plan for Dave Bremer, my family and I are willing to offer guardianship,' and she said,' I am going to sleep better tonight than I have in a long time.'.

  5. Rothna Begum:

    It continues to happen in the context of wider discrimination against women, particularly the male guardianship system in which women have to, still, require permission for traveling abroad, to marry or to undertake higher education.

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