Synonyms of guard in English:
2 the prisoners were guarded by armed men
keep under surveillance, keep under guard, keep watch over, mind, supervise, restrain, control
3 the forest wardens have to guard against poachers
beware of, keep watch for, be alert to, take care for, keep an eye out for, be on the alert for, be on the qui vive for, be on the lookout for
informal keep one's eyes peeled/skinned for
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- 1off (one's) guard
- 2on one's guard
- police are urging horse owners to be on their guard[Antonyms] inattentivevigilant, alert, on the alert, wary, watchful, cautious, careful, heedful, chary, circumspect, on the lookout, on the qui vive, on one's toes, prepared, ready, wideawake, attentive, observant, keeping one's eyes peeledinformal all ears, beady-eyed, on the ball, not missing a trick, keeping a weather eye on things, cagey, leery
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