On-guard Sentence Examples
The indolent Ionians had seen the result of secession at Naxos and rebellion at Thasos; the Athenian fleet was perpetually on guard in the Aegean.
A man was placed on guard at the door to prevent interruption.
But Death on guard was something else entirely, and she wasn't going to be the second woman to revel in the heat of his arms this night.
All five of the death dealers on guard had drawn near the lake.
The liberals put themselves on guard against the plotting of the other side.Advertisement
The hostile detachments on guard gave way at all points.
The only Ottoman detachments which during the 7th and 8th confronted the two British divisions that had made a descent on this locality were those which had been on guard on the spot when the landing was taking place.
After the destruction of the Armada, Parma had been occupied with campaigns on the southern frontier against the French, and the Netherlanders had been content to stand on guard against attack.
On the 13th of October 54 Claudius died, poisoned, as all our authorities declare, by her orders, and Nero was presented to the soldiers on guard as their new sovereign.
We need to repent of the secular values we've already imbibed, and we need to be on guard against imbibing more.Advertisement
The niche at the entrance, which is rarely wanting, served, no doubt, for the sentry on guard AA FIG.
Theology stood on guard for the old views and accused the new of violating revelation.
Just as prolonged and stubborn is the struggle now proceeding between the old and the new conception of history, and theology in the same way stands on guard for the old view, and accuses the new view of subverting revelation.
Since then a body of soldiers has always been kept on guard to prevent a repetition of this mistake.
They were very funny because they were all standing on their hind legs like sentries on guard !Advertisement
You may feel especially alert or on guard.
Most will return a lick for a friendly overture but will remain on guard until you earn its trust.
However, be on guard against a shelter that asks very invasive questions.
When going off leash with your dog, please be on guard at all times.
Know where to be on guard against kidnappers, terrorism, and petty crimes against foreigners.Advertisement
You've got one shot at being a parent, be on guard and protect them with all you've got.
An evil skull tat can be a reminder to stay on guard.
Be on guard to not allow yourself to get talked into a larger or more complicated cross tattoo than you originally hoped to get.