Guard and Protect

Guard

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Guard verb – To drive danger or attack away from.
Usage example: guard the quarterback so he doesn't get sacked

Protect is a synonym for guard in action topic. In some cases you can use "Protect" instead the word "Guard" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like attack, care for. popular alternative
Nearby Words: guarded, guardian, guarding, guardhouse, guardroom
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Protect

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Protect verb – To drive danger or attack away from.
Usage example: the mother bear was just trying to protect her cubs

Guard is a synonym for protect in action topic. You can use "Guard" instead the word "Protect" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as attack, protection, care for, keep safe. popular alternative
Nearby Words: protection, protected, protector, protective, protecting
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Common collocations

humanity guard humanity protect humanity
group guard group protect group
children guard children protect children
family guard family protect family
Other nouns: crew, house, time, earth, world, secret, president, planet, city, son, daughter, secrets.

Both words in one sentence

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