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  • as inguardian
  • as inposse

synonyms for vigilante

  • Cerberus
  • angel
  • attendant
  • baby-sitter
  • champion
  • chaperon
  • chaperone
  • conservator
  • cop
  • curator
  • custodian
  • defender
  • escort
  • guard
  • keeper
  • nurse
  • overseer
  • paladin
  • patrol
  • preserver
  • safeguard
  • sentinel
  • shepherd
  • sitter
  • sponsor
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • trustee
  • warden
  • watchdog
  • bird dog
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How to use vigilante in a sentence

In Oregon, fears about “antifa” are emboldening militia groups and others to set up identity checkpoints, and some of these vigilantes are using Facebook and Twitter as infrastructure to track those who they deem suspicious.
THANK YOU FOR POSTING: SMOKING’S LESSONS FOR REGULATING SOCIAL MEDIABOBBIE JOHNSONOCTOBER 5, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Although military officers continue to express formal commitment to keeping the military nonpoliticized, such actions, if taken, may result in a violent backlash by left-wing vigilantes.
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Yardeni coined the term “bond vigilantes” in the early 1980s.
AMERICA’S $20 TRILLION DEBT IS GETTING CHEAPER AS IT GROWSMCKENNA MOORESEPTEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
Social-media companies need to work actively to prevent militias and vigilante groups from staging these armed standoffs.
HOW AN OVERLOAD OF RIOT PORN IS DRIVING CONFLICT IN THE STREETSBOBBIE JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 3, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The ensuing free speech fight unleashed water-hose crowd control, vicious vigilantes and an abusive police chief.
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It was in Bongao we first made the acquaintance of Toolawee, the chief vigilante of Sulu.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY THROUGH THE PHILIPPINESFLORENCE KIMBALL RUSSEL
My luck was pretty good, and I'd have stuffed my wallet had not a sort of Puritan vigilante blown in.
NORTHWEST!HAROLD BINDLOSS
But that's over now—they gave me hell for inciting vigilante action, and confined me inside the dome.
POLICE YOUR PLANETLESTER DEL REY
Wives of Vigilante members were struck from invitation lists in important affairs.
PORT O' GOLDLOUIS JOHN STELLMAN
Suddenly the Governor slapped the Vigilante chief a rousing whack upon the shoulder.
PORT O' GOLDLOUIS JOHN STELLMAN
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