Synonyms of guarded in English:

guarded

adjective

  • 1 they showed guarded enthusiasm for the proposal
    cautious, careful, circumspect, wary, chary, on one's guard, reluctant, reticent, noncommittal, restrained, reserved
    informal buttoned-up, cagey
  • 2 there is a guarded barrier in the mountains
    secured, secure, protected, shielded, sentineled, manned, policed
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