Guarded - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɑːrdɪd|  American pronunciation of the word guarded
Brit.  |ˈɡɑːdɪd|  British pronunciation of the word guarded
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto guard
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto guard

adjective

- prudent(syn: restrained)

guarded optimism

Examples

The minister was quite guarded in his comments.

He gave the proposal a guarded welcome.

Their army unit guarded the border.

A tank guarded the bridge from enemy attack.

Her whereabouts are a tightly guarded secret.

An alert watchdog guarded the door.

...a guarded man who knew better than to reveal such delicate information...

...a massive stone redoubt at the entrance of the bay guarded the city...

The border is guarded by troops who mean business.

Two hulking figures guarded the entrance of the club.

The store is guarded day and night.

The eggs are guarded by both parents.

The entrances are guarded by watchful security staff.

the entrance was guarded by ranks of policemen

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