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ward

noun

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1 means or method of defending
  • Frequent hand washing is an oft-recommended ward against the spread of common germs.
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2 responsibility for the safety and well-being of someone or something
  • gained the ward of his cousin upon the death of her parents
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ward

verb

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to drive danger or attack away from
  • vowed that she would take whatever measures were necessary to ward the nation's people
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stand up for

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