Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de watchdog

(substantivo) 
Definition
a person or group that acts as a guard against inefficiency or illegality
the government's consumer watchdog
Sinônimos
guardian
He regards himself as a guardian of traditional values.
, ,
inspector
The mill was finally closed down by safety inspectors.
,
protector
She was seen by many as a protector of liberty.
,
custodian
the custodian of the holy shrine in Mecca
,
scrutineer
(substantivo) 
Definition
a dog kept to guard property
A good watchdog can be a faithful friend as well as a deterrent to intruders.
Sinônimos
guard dog

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of custodian
Definition
the person in charge of a public building
the custodian of the holy shrine in Mecca
in the sense of inspector
Definition
an official who checks that things or places meet certain regulations and standards
The mill was finally closed down by safety inspectors.
Sinônimos
surveyor,
scrutinizer,
checker,
scrutineer
in the sense of protector
Definition
a person or thing that protects
She was seen by many as a protector of liberty.
Sinônimos

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