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Synonyms of 'knight in shining armour'

(idiom) 
believing in happy endings and knights in shining armour
Synonyms
saviour
the saviour of his country
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deliverer
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defender
He proclaims himself a defender of the environment.
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guardian
He regards himself as a guardian of traditional values.
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rescuer
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protector
She was seen by many as a protector of liberty.
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good Samaritan
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redeemer
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preserver
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in the sense of defender
He proclaims himself a defender of the environment.
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in the sense of guardian
Definition
someone legally appointed to manage the affairs of another person, such as a child or other vulnerable person
He regards himself as a guardian of traditional values.
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in the sense of protector
Definition
a person or thing that protects
She was seen by many as a protector of liberty.
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