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  1. Guards(Noun)

    Any of several regiments in the Household Division of the British Army

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guards

    a body of picked troops; as, "The Household Guards."

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. guards

    In the British service constitute in time of peace the garrison of London, and the guard of the sovereign at Windsor. The Guards compose what is called the Household Brigade, and include in cavalry the 1st and 2d Life Guards, and the Royal Horse Guards; and in infantry the Grenadier Guards, the Coldstream Guards, and the Scots Fusilier Guards. The officers of the regiments of Foot Guards hold higher army rank than that they bear regimentally,—that is, ensigns rank with lieutenants of other regiments, lieutenants with captains, and so on.

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    Karen
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guards in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guards in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of guards in a Sentence

  1. Zeid Raad al-Hussein:

    The notion of ghost ships drifting on autopilot toward the coasts of Europe in the hopes that coast guards will rescue the people on board and the hideous sight of men and women tearing their flesh on barbed-wire fences in a desperate, and sometimes lethal, attempt to clamber into Europe and find a better, more peaceful life: Such scenes are simply intolerable.

  2. Ali Khamenei:

    They wish to plot against our Sepah (the Guards) ... it is in the frontline of confronting enemies of our (1979 Islamic) revolution and has always defended the country ... America has failed to block our advancements, in spite of all the pressure in the past 40 years, Americans have failed to do a damn thing and their vicious move will bear no fruit.

  3. Mark Dubowitz:

    Any company that wants to do business in a key strategic sector of Iran’s economy will have to do business with the Revolutionary Guards.

  4. The EU:

    I will ask for military action, because you cannot go to the Libyan coast with border guards.

  5. Jay Stanley:

    Do we want to be in a world where machine security guards are watching our every move and blowing the whistle on every petty violation of every law, rule, statute or guideline? that's potentially a nightmare vision.

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