There are 2 translations of guardia in English:

guardia1

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 1 1.1 (vigilancia) estar de guardia [soldado] to be on guard duty [médico] to be on duty o/or call [empleado] to be on duty [marino] to be on watch la farmacia de guardia the duty pharmacy o/or (inglés británico/British English) chemist montaban guardia frente al palacio they were standing guard in front of the palace bajar la guardia (en boxeo) to lower one's guard (descuidarse) to lower one's guard (ceder) to let up, slacken in one's efforts con la guardia baja with one's guard down estar en guardia to be on one's guard hacerle la guardia a algn (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) to keep a lookout o/or an eye out for sb poner a algn/ponerse en guardia, me puso en guardia contra los peligros de la expedición she warned me of the dangers of the expedition se han puesto en guardia contra posibles fraudes they are on the alert o/or on their guard against possible frauds 1.2 (turno de vigilancia de un médico) shift prestar or hacer guardia [soldado] to do guard duty [marino] to be on watch [médico] to be on duty o/or call 1.3 (en esgrima) en guardia on guard, en garde

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

There are 2 translations of guardia in English:

guardia2

nombre masculino y femenino/masculine and feminine noun