There are 2 translations of guardia in English:

guardia1

f

  • 1 1.1 (vigilancia) estar de guardia [soldado] to be on guard duty [médico] to be on duty o call [empleado] to be on duty [marino] to be on watch la farmacia de guardia the duty pharmacy o (BrE) 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 (CS) to keep a lookout o 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 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 call 1.3 (en esgrima) en guardia on guard, en garde

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of guardia in English:

guardia2

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.