Pronunciation of Guard
/ɡˈɑːd/, /ɡˈɑːd/, /ɡ_ˈɑː_d/
Antonyms for guard:
Synonyms for guard:
blindfold, New Scotland Yard, extricate, riot police, swat team, ticket collector, mollycoddle, Interpol, RUC, vice squad, stationmaster, screen out, strike force, the KGB, Gas Mask, stand up for, tend, the Metropolitan Police, highway patrol, flying squad, watchman, cherish, patrol, police department, the secret police, sandbag, tighten, accompany, cover for, Scotland Yard, fortify, observer, the CID.
cocoon, cushion, mask, railroad, porter.
keep safe, tend.
go the rounds.
Other synonyms and related words:
force, extricate, lineman, defender, deem, convoy, have got, cocoon, declare, book, forethought, fight down, beware, patrol, carry, accommodate, sentry duty, railroad, hold back, fight back, prevail, harbour, cushion, base hit, stationmaster, take for, squad, withhold, fortify, arrest, guarantee, go for, safe-conduct, mind, protector, guardsman, champion, keep back, escort, throw, oblige, curb, hold up, agree, caution, watch, guardian angel, engineer, apply, give, take hold, obtain, look after, watchman, check, care, Forfend, hold in, adjudge, care for, reserve, nurse, contain, forensics, look out, defy, watch over, bear, presence, safety device, blindfold, take, lookout, spare, sheathe, prophylactic, control, gatekeeper, restrain, guide, watcher, porter, tend, face mask, bumper, concord, keep, bulwark, refuge, guard duty, signalman, companion, aegis, sentinel, Interpol, observer, have, sandbag, fight, bodyguard, reinforcement, bind, conductor, proof, entertain, fend for, precaution, confine, safe, baby-sit, concur, safety, sentry, moderate, preservation, insulate, cherish, mask, make, mollycoddle, withstand, hold, admit, accompany, retain, view as, picket, obligate, sentry go, keep safe, stand up for, represent.
Sense 2 (noun)
picket, watch, sentinel, sentry, protector, lookout.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
stand up for, watch over.
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
Sense 11 (noun)
guardian, picket, escort, safety device, sentry duty, security, safety, sentry, sentry go, sentinel, warden, protection, shield, defender, defend, hold, aegis, guard duty, custodian, screen, safeguard, armor, ward, lookout, watch, bulwark, bodyguard, buffer.
defender, lookout, protector, watchman, sentinel.
buffer, answer, police, counter, resist, rebut, oppose, uphold, argue, save, ward, shelter, fend, shield, return, respond, reply, defend, counterattack, safeguard, screen, protect, bar, cover, sustain, backfire, secure, barricade, retort, support, avert.
protect, watch (verb)
Usage examples for guard:
- You have taken me quite off my guard. - "Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot"", Chretien DeTroyes.
- " I shall be on my guard, you may be sure. - "Marguerite de Valois", Alexandre Dumas.
- Lion, however, said, " Why need I be on my guard against those whom I know?" - "South-African Folk-Tales", James A. Honey.