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Guard

Pronunciation of Guard
/ɡˈɑːd/, /ɡˈɑːd/, /ɡ_ˈɑː_d/

Antonyms for guard:

endanger.

Synonyms for guard:

Sense 1

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.

Sense 2

picket, insulate, constabulary, lineman, retrieve, signalman, watch, reinforcement, inspector, sheathe, Wet nurse, face mask, forensics.

Sense 3

squad, conductor, look after, linesman, presence, preservation, tap, care for, hold out.

Sense 4

cocoon, cushion, mask, railroad, porter.

Sense 5

lookout, guarantee.

Sense 6

spare, proof, mind.

Sense 7

engineer.

Sense 8

baby.

Sense 9

detail.

Sense 13

force.

accompany

look after.

care for

keep safe, tend.

champion

protector.

defend

keep safe, watch over, retain.

doorkeeper

doorman.

escort

convoy.

footballer

football player.

guard

guardsman.

guide

escort.

inspect

go the rounds.

look out

watcher, sentinel.

protect

defend.

sentinel

sentry.

sentry

gatekeeper.

support

support.

watch

baby-sit.

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)

preservation.

Sense 4 (noun)

gatekeeper.

Sense 5 (noun)

stand up for, watch over.

Sense 7 (noun)

blindfold, Gas Mask, face mask, mask.

Sense 10 (noun)

signalman, engineer, linesman, lineman, porter, railroad, stationmaster, conductor, inspector.

Sense 11 (noun)

detail, force, forensics, flying squad, the CID, highway patrol, Interpol, constabulary.

armor (noun)

defense.

bulwark (noun)

stronghold, fortress, barrier.

custodian (noun)

curator, keeper, caretaker, official, turnkey, manager, steward, proctor, warder, custodian, warden, ranger, commandant, gamekeeper, guardian, functionary, jailer, governor, overseer.

defense (noun)

fortress, aversion, security, moat, defense, stronghold, response, barrier, resistance, rebuttal, armor, protection, countermeasure, harbor, wall, argument.

guard (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.

lookout (noun)

watcher, watch.

sentry (noun)

defender, lookout, protector, watchman, sentinel.

watchman (noun)

watchman, signalman.

accompany (verb)

guide.

arm (verb)

protect, fortify.

attend (verb)

companion, accompany.

cherish (verb)

entertain, sustain, nurse, support, harbor, care for.

cover (verb)

bumper.

defend (verb)

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.

guard (verb)

secure, convoy, shelter, tend, mind, look after, baby-sit, keep, cover, save, patrol, fend, defend, preserve.

protect (verb)

conserve, watch over, maintain, preserve.

protect, watch (verb)

police.

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.

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