What does on guard mean?

Definitions for on guard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on guard, on one's guard(p), upon one's guard(p), on your guard(adj)


    "on guard against con artists"; "must remain on your guard in such a situation"


  1. on guard(Adjective)

    The starting position of a fencing bout; en garde.

  2. on guard(Adjective)

    vigilant, alert


  1. On Guard

    On Guard is a 1927 American drama film serial directed by Arch Heath. It is considered to be lost.

Anagrams for on guard »

  1. Durango

  2. aground


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on guard in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on guard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jennifer Duffy:

    Roy Blunt wo n’t get caught off guard.

  2. Juvenal:

    But who is to guard the guards themselves

  3. Panchatantra:

    When in company of wicked people always be on GUARD.

  4. Latin Proverb:

    Be on your guard against a silent dog and still water.

  5. John Locke:

    Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.

Images & Illustrations of on guard

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