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1. guarded

adjective. ['ˈgɑːrdəd, ˈgɑːrdɪd'] prudent.

Synonyms

  • restrained

Antonyms

  • adventurous
  • careless

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Words that Rhyme with Guarded

  • disregarded
  • discarded
  • bombarded
  • retarded
  • regarded
  • larded
  • carded

Example sentences of the word guarded


1. Verb, past participle
The exact recipe of liquid inside snow globes is tightly guarded as a trade secret.

2. Adjective
People are generally a bit more guarded about giving out their personal cell phone number, too.

3. Verb, past tense
Keep your idea closely guarded.

Quotes containing the word guarded


1. 25 And the Lord spake unto the Angel that guarded the eastern gate, saying 'Where is the flaming sword that was given unto thee?'26 And the Angel said, 'I had it here only a moment ago, I must have put it down some where, forget my own head next.'27 And the Lord did not ask him again.
- Neil Gaiman, Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

2. You will never find the real truth among people that are insecure or have egos to protect. Truth over time becomes either guarded or twisted as their perspective changes; it changes with the seasons of their shame, love, hope or pride.
- Shannon L. Alder

3. Happiness is like those palaces in fairytales whose gates are guarded by dragons: We must fight in order to conquer it.
- Alexandre Dumas

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