guarded guarded  /ˈɡɑr dəd/


  • (adj) prudent


  1. As usual, the Atomic Energy Commission released only a few guarded bits of information.
  2. He traveled with Kim to public events and guarded him at some of the eight residences he has outside Pyongyang, one for every province in North Korea.
  3. He swam so often in the large pool constructed for the top party leaders in their closely guarded compound that the others eventually left him as the pool's sole user.


  1. Kanye West Prepping 'Black Skinhead' as First 'Yeezus' Single

    Kanye West's "Yeezus" will get some promotion after all. After a fiercely guarded release with no singles or videos, West's latest album will service...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Billboard

  2. Knicks take Hardaway Jr. with 24th pick

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- The Knicks guarded against the possibility of losing long-range shooter J.R. Smith to free agency by taking Michigan guard Tim Hardaway Jr. with the 24th picked Thursday night.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Militants in brazen firefight inside fortified Afghan zone

    KABUL -- Insurgents launched a dramatic attack Tuesday inside a heavily-guarded part of the Afghan capital Kabul that contains the presidential palace, U.S.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS


  1. "Usually it takes a while to be able to reach all 29 other teams and hear what they're trying to do. This increased our efficiency tremendously. It saves us all a lot of time," Epstein said. "Some teams were specific. Some were more guarded."
    on Nov 7, 2007 By: Theo Epstein Source:

  2. Ahmad Wali Karzai, who was in the capital Kabul, said: "The main target was the prison. The prison is very well guarded. We don't know about the casualties. It was a very big explosion. It was a huge explosion."
    on Mar 13, 2010 By: Ahmad Wali Source: Times Online

  3. "That first half of basketball was one of the best I've been involved in as a coach," Memphis coach John Calipari said. "I loved how unselfish we were and I loved how we guarded."
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: Calipari Source: HoopsWorld

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