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guards (against)

verb
present tense third-person singular of guard (against)

Synonyms & Antonyms of guards (against)

to be cautious of or on guard against
  • unfortunately, you have to guard against theft while you're traveling

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“Guards (against).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/guards%20%28against%29. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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