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1. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] the state of being free from danger or injury.

Synonyms

  • shelter
  • protection
  • public security
  • safety
  • peace

Antonyms

  • insecureness
  • danger
  • war
  • disorder

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word security-guard


1. Noun Phrase
Ask a security guard where you can find the concession management office.

2. Noun Phrase
Retain your certificate because you will need it to qualify for an unarmed security guard license.

3. Noun Phrase
Armed security guards protect money and people in transit or work as armed private investigators.

4. Noun Phrase
In California, the licensing of security guards is overseen by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services.

2. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] defense against financial failure; financial independence.

Synonyms

  • insurance
  • protection
  • hedging
  • hedge
  • easy street

Antonyms

  • income
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] freedom from anxiety or fear.

Synonyms

  • fearlessness
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • fear
  • unconnectedness
  • taxable

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. guard

noun. ['ˈgɑːrd'] a person who keeps watch over something or someone.

Synonyms

  • porter
  • ostiary
  • hall porter
  • guardian
  • door guard
  • doorkeeper
  • screener
  • security guard
  • defender
  • halberdier
  • watcher
  • watchman
  • shielder
  • bouncer
  • doorman
  • chucker-out
  • protector

Antonyms

  • insecurity
  • insecureness
  • danger
  • diffidence

5. guard

verb. ['ˈgɑːrd'] watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect.

Synonyms

  • protect
  • shepherd

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • lose
  • discontinue

6. guard

verb. ['ˈgɑːrd'] to keep watch over.

Synonyms

  • keep guard
  • patrol
  • watch over
  • stand watch
  • watch
  • follow
  • baby-sit
  • stand sentinel
  • sit
  • stand guard
  • keep an eye on
  • observe

Antonyms

  • let
  • uncover
  • prosecute
  • unerect

7. guard

noun. ['ˈgɑːrd'] a device designed to prevent injury or accidents.

Synonyms

  • device
  • safety lock
  • fender
  • safety device
  • safety

Antonyms

  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
  • push

8. guard

noun. ['ˈgɑːrd'] the person who plays that position on a football team.

Antonyms

  • unlisted security

9. guard

verb. ['ˈgɑːrd'] protect against a challenge or attack.

Synonyms

  • hold
  • defend

Antonyms

  • defy
  • surrender
  • exclude

10. guard

noun. ['ˈgɑːrd'] a posture of defence in boxing or fencing.

Synonyms

  • position
  • attitude

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • decompress
  • extraterritorial
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