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Engelsk navneord: guard

1. guard (om person) a person who keeps watch over something or someone


Mindre specifikke termerdefender, guardian, protector, shielder


Mere specifikke termerbouncer, chucker-out, door guard, doorkeeper, doorman, gatekeeper, halberdier, hall porter, ostiary, porter, screener, security guard, watcher, watchman

2. guard (om person) the person who plays that position on a football team


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe left guard was injured on the play.


Mindre specifikke termerlineman

3. guard (om genstand) a device designed to prevent injury or accidents


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)safety, safety device


Mindre specifikke termerdevice


Mere specifikke termerfender, safety catch, safety lock

4. guard (om egenskab) a posture of defence in boxing or fencing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningKeep your guard up.


Mindre specifikke termerattitude, position, posture

5. guard (om person) the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team


Mindre specifikke termerbasketball player, basketeer, cager


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerOscar Palmer Robertson, Oscar Robertson, Robertson

6. guard (om gruppe) a military unit serving to protect some place or person


Mindre specifikke termerforce, military force, military group, military unit


Mere specifikke termerbodyguard, home guard, territorial, territorial reserve


Tilhører disse specifikke termerbodyguard, escort

7. guard (om handling) a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe put an ice pack on the injury as a precaution.
An insurance policy is a good safeguard.
We let our guard down.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)precaution, safeguard


Mindre specifikke termermeasure, step


Mere specifikke termerbackstop, security, security measures

8. guard (om handling) the duty of serving as a sentry


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was on guard that night.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)guard duty, sentry duty, sentry go


Mindre specifikke termerassignment, duty assignment

9. guard (om handling) (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGuards must be good blockers.


Mindre specifikke termerlineman


Tilhører disse overordnede termereleven, football team

10. guard (om handling) a position on a basketball team


Mindre specifikke termerposition


Tilhører disse overordnede termerbasketball team, five


Engelsk udsagnsord: guard

1. guard (om adfærd) to keep watch over


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere would be men guarding the horses.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerfollow, keep an eye on, observe, watch, watch over


Mere specifikke termerbaby-sit, baby-sit, keep guard, patrol, police, sit, stand guard, stand sentinel, stand watch

2. guard (om konkurrence) watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGuard my possessions while I'm away.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ward


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerprotect


Mere specifikke termershepherd

3. guard (om konkurrence) protect against a challenge or attack


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHold that position behind the trees!.
Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)defend, hold


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerprotect


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninghold

4. guard (om adfærd) take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGuard against becoming too friendly with the staff.
Guard against infection.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termeract, move









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