guard

Part of speech: verb

To protect; defend; watch over; be on one's guard.

Part of speech: noun

One who or that which protects or defends.

Part of speech: noun

Watchful oversight; an attitude or condition of defence.

Part of speech: noun

One having charge, as of a train, or of baggage.

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Usage examples "guard":

  1. I will keep guard till you are over." - "Night and Morning, Volume 3", Edward Bulwer Lytton.
  2. The guard stood aside. - "Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930", Various.
  3. Achish said to David, " In that case I will make you the captain of my body- guard from this time on." - "The Children's Bible", Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent.