Definition of protectorship in English:

protectorship

Pronunciation /prəˈtektərˌSHip/ /prəˈtɛktərˌʃɪp/

noun

See protector

  • ‘While few can argue against the appropriateness of the U.N. protectorship over the territory, the way its representatives and personnel present themselves will be crucial to social stability.’
  • ‘In London too, fine cuisine is increasingly under the protectorship of hotels.’
  • ‘Eleanor is sentenced to banishment and Gloucester surrenders the protectorship.’

Pronunciation

protectorship

/prəˈtektərˌSHip/ /prəˈtɛktərˌʃɪp/