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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. guard: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. guard: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. guard: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. guard: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. guard: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. guard, guard: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Guard, guard: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. guard: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Guard, guard: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. guard: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. guard: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. guard: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Guard, guard: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. guard (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Guard, guard: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. guard: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. guard: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Guard (American and Canadian football), Guard (American football), Guard (basketball), Guard (computer science), Guard (computing), Guard (disambiguation), Guard (football), Guard (grappling), Guard (gridiron football), Guard (information security), Guard (weapon), Guard, The Guard (Canadian TV series), The Guard (TV series), The Guard: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. guard: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Guard: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. guard: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. guard: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. guard: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. guard: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Guard: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. guard: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. guard: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. guard: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. Guard, guard: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. guard: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. guard: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. GUARD: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  2. guard: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Guard (disambiguation), guard: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. guard: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Guard (disambiguation), guard: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. guard: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. guard: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. GUARD: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Guard: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. GUARD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. GUARD: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  5. guard: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Guard: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Guard: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  2. Guard (Grappling), guard: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Guard: Chess Dictionary [home, info]
  2. guard, guard, guard: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. Guard: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. guard: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Guard: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. GUARD: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms: Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations [home, info]
  4. guard: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (guard)

noun:  a position on a basketball team
noun:  a position on the line of scrimmage ("Guards must be good blockers")
noun:  a device designed to prevent injury
noun:  a posture of defence in boxing or fencing ("Keep your guard up")
noun:  a group of men who escort and protect some important person
noun:  the person who plays that position on a football team ("The left guard was injured on the play")
noun:  a person who keeps watch over something or someone
noun:  the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
noun:  the duty of serving as a sentry ("He was on guard that night")
noun:  a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc. ("An insurance policy is a good safeguard")
verb:  to keep watch over ("There would be men guarding the horses")
verb:  take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence ("Guard against becoming too friendly with the staff")
verb:  watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect ("Guard my possessions while I'm away")
verb:  protect against a challenge or attack
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #14892)

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