keep guard


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for keep guard

watch over so as to protect

References in periodicals archive ?
''Each day, we are always called upon to take action and keep guard to fight for and protect our territory, decent employment, equitable opportunities, and right to truth,'' he said.
'We will have to keep guard over our frontiers as everything could be expected from [Indian Prime Minister Narendra] Modi,' he had said while speaking to the media here.
But she added that truck drivers were assigned a new parking lot and watchmen hired to keep guard. The guards will be paid by the owners of the vehicles."
All the staff members, a section of community members and elders from Watamu armed themselves with rungus, stones, and bows and arrows to keep guard at the entrance of the hotel.At some point, Mr Muchangi asked the operations manager, Mr Mumba Ngundi, to order the workers out of the gate but he declined, saying the issue must be sorted out by lawyers of both parties.
Police officers keep guard at Downing Street in London, in this Dec.
If we can no longer keep guard, we will soon no longer be able to breathe anyway.
Instead of deploying the cops in the security of general masses, the state government was deploying them to keep guard on trees, he alleged.
I'm sure, if asked, that Randolph himself may feel that he could have done better with the strike, but some of the complainants may want to ask themselves who else they would prefer to keep guard of Blues' goal?
He said PNP chief Director General Alan Purisima ordered the chiefs of police of all cities in Metro Manila to deploy appropriate number of policemen to keep guard on the political rallies of rival local candidates.
PAKISTANI government secret service officers have been assigned to keep guard of Malala Yousafzai after the teenage activist attended her first day of school in Birmingham last week.
SCENE 3 Police keep guard outside home where dead man had been partying before collapsing in street