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guarding

adjective

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guarding

noun

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guarding

verb
present participle of guard

Synonyms & Antonyms of guarding (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to drive danger or attack away from
  • guard the quarterback so he doesn't get sacked

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2 to disallow entry into (a place) by means of a physical barrier at the entry point
  • a fire-breathing dragon guarded the entrance to the castle

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guarding (against)

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“Guarding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/guarding. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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