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(adjective) of, forming, or resembling the Roman imperial bodyguard / (adjective) of or relating to a praetor

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Burgess, Philby, Maclean, Blunt, and their praetorians

used metaphorically here I assume

—p.35 The Cleric of Treason (13) by George Steiner
4 years, 6 months ago

With a past checkered with praetorian preeminence

—p.83 Continuity and Change in Naya Pakistan (81) missing author
2 years ago

the praetorian guard of "super delegates"

on Bernie

—p.141 by Kim Moody
2 years ago

The rise of New Labour had seen the unions, traditionally the praetorian guard of the Labour leadership, cast out

—p.36 by Alex Nunns
2 years ago