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Definitions of guard:

part of speech: noun

That which guards from danger: a man or body of men stationed to protect: one who has charge of a coach or railway train: state of caution: posture of defence: part of the hilt of a sword: a watch- chain:- pl. troops attached to the person of a sovereign.

part of speech: verb transitive

To ward, watch, or take care of: to protect from danger.

part of speech: noun

Defence; preservation or security against loss or injury; that which defends or protects; anticipation of objection; caution of expression; a body of men for defence or security; state of caution or vigilance; in fencing, a posture of defence.

part of speech: noun

Security or defense against injury or attack; a state of watchfulness or caution; attention; a position of defense in fencing; any contrivance or devic for security; a man or body of men employed for defense.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To watch: to be wary.

part of speech: verb

To protect; to defend; to watch over; to keep in safety; to be cautious.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To watch over or protect; preserve by caution; shield or defend.

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