HyperDic: custodial

English > 1 sense of the word custodial:
ADJECTIVEallcustodial, tutelary, tutelarproviding protective supervision
custodial > pronunciation
Soundskahstow'diyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > custodial: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningProviding protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding.
Example"daycare that is educational and not just custodial"
Synonymstutelary, tutelar
BroaderprotectiveIntended or adapted to afford protection of some kind
Spanishtutelar
Nounscustodianone having charge of buildings or grounds or animals
custody(with 'in') guardianship over

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