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aegis

Synonyms of aegis in English:

noun

  • 1 they had wrongly assumed that Lincoln Beach fell under the aegis of the Parks Department
    protection, backing, support, patronage, sponsorship, charge, care, guidance, control, guardianship, trusteeship, agency, safeguarding, shelter, umbrella, aid, assistance;
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