5 Letters
3 Consonants
2 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use guard as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Guard
A 1 syllables noun and 5 letters with the letters a, d, g, r, and u, 3 consonants, 2 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter a. Guard starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters g, gu, gua, guar, and the ending characters are d, rd, ard, uard, ..
A position on a basketball team
Middle French
School Grade
Guard is set as a grade four word that starts with g, ends with d, 1 syllables, 2 vowels and 5 letters.
Is guard a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Guard in Pig Latin is said as "uardgay or uardgway".
g | u | a | r | d
gu | ua | ar | rd
gua | uar | ard
guar | uard
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a position on a basketball team
a position on the line of scrimmage;
"guards must be good blockers"
the duty of serving as a sentry;
"he was on guard that night"

a device designed to prevent injury
a posture of defence in boxing or fencing;
"keep your guard up"

the person who plays that position on a football team;
"the left guard was injured on the play"
a person who keeps watch over something or someone
the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
Verb Examples
watch over or shield from danger or harm;
"guard my possessions while I'm away"
protect against a challenge or attack;
"Hold that position behind the trees!";
"Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks"
to keep watch over;
"there would be men guarding the horses"
take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence;
"guard against becoming too friendly with the staff";
"guard against infection"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Guard"

There are 631 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to guard.

Accompanimentthe act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them
Accompanyperform an accompaniment to
"The orchestra could barely follow the frequent pitch changes of the soprano"
Acea serve that the receiver is unable to reach
Actora theatrical performer
Adeptsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
Adherefollow through or carry out a plan without deviation
"They adhered to their plan"
Advance Guard
Adverta public promotion of some product or service
Advocatea person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Advocatora person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea

View all cognitive synonyms for Guard


There are 2 anagrams from guard.

Anagram Definition
Guarda position on a basketball team
Durgagoddess of war
a malevolent aspect of Devi
"the inaccessible"

View English words with the unique letters used in guard. Words With The Letters Adgru


Guard has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Positionthe act of positing
an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom


There are 2 member direct meronyms for the word guard

Word Definition
Basketball Team
Fivea team that plays basketball

Names With The Word "Guard"

2 names are spelled with guard.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word guard.

Is guard a scrabble word or can you use guard in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 29046 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 28384 games. This 5 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 120 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, d, g, r, and u? There's 3 with 7 letters or less with the letters a, d, g, r, and u. Here is a list of 3 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Guard (5 letters) 7 9 adgru
Durga (5 letters) 7 9 adgru
Garuda (6 letters) 8 +1 10 +1 garuda


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