Student Thesaurus

One entry found for custodian.
Entry Word: custodian
Function: noun
Text: 1 a person who takes care of a property sometimes for an absent owner <the custodian made his usual rounds of the building to make sure that everything was OK>
Synonyms caretaker, guardian, janitor, keeper, warden, watchman
Related Words curator; sexton; steward
2 a person or group that watches over someone or something <the proud custodian of the clan's Celtic traditions> -- see GUARD 1
3 someone that protects <he will be his niece's custodian until she reaches legal age> -- see PROTECTOR