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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afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of guardia in English:

guardia2

mf

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more