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1. avant-garde

adjective. ['əˈvɑːntˈgɑːrd, əˈvɑːnˈgɑːrd'] radically new or original.

Synonyms

  • daring

Antonyms

  • uncreative
  • unoriginality

Etymology

  • avant-garde (French)
  • avant (French)

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Words that Rhyme with En Garde

  • disregard
  • marquard
  • hypercard
  • drouillard
  • brouillard
  • avant-garde
  • rouillard
  • hilyard
  • guinyard
  • giscard
  • gilyard
  • gaspard
  • discard
  • disbarred
  • coulthard
  • couillard
  • chouinard
  • buzard
  • bunyard
  • broussard
  • brossard
  • bongard
  • bombard
  • bolyard
  • belgard
  • suchard
  • rocard
  • ricard
  • revard
  • retard

Example sentences of the word en-garde


1. Noun Phrase
Maintain the foot spacing you established in your en garde position.

2. Noun Phrase
But before you say “en garde,” you need to familiarize yourself with a few fencing accoutrements.

2. avant-garde

noun. ['əˈvɑːntˈgɑːrd, əˈvɑːnˈgɑːrd'] any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts).

Synonyms

  • art movement
  • new wave
  • van
  • vanguard

Antonyms

  • last
  • secondary
  • derived
  • timid

Etymology

  • avant-garde (French)
  • avant (French)

3. En-lil

noun. god of the air and king of the Sumerian gods.

4. en

noun. ['ˈɛn'] half the width of an em.

Synonyms

  • linear measure
  • em
  • linear unit
  • pica em
  • pica
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