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  • 21 guarded — adjective they showed guarded enthusiasm for the proposal Syn: cautious, careful, circumspect, wary, chary, on one s guard, reluctant, reticent, noncommittal, restrained, reserved; informal buttoned up, cagey …

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  • 22 guarded — guard•ed [[t]ˈgɑr dɪd[/t]] adj. cautious; careful; prudent: guarded comments[/ex] guard′ed•ly, adv. guard′ed•ness, n …

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  • 23 guarded — /ˈgadəd / (say gahduhd) adjective 1. cautious; careful: *He wrote guarded letters to those newspapers which governors still suppressed whenever they wanted to –g.b. lancaster, 1933. 2. protected or watched, as by a guard. –guardedly, adverb… …

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  • 24 guarded — adjective a) Cautious; restrained. b) Watched over; supervised …

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  • 25 guarded — Synonyms and related words: Argus eyed, Olympian, all ears, all eyes, aloof, apprehensive, armed, arrested, aux aguets, backward, bashful, blank, bridled, buried, cagey, calculating, canny, careful, cautious, chary, chilled, chilly, circumspect,… …

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  • 26 guarded — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Protected] Syn. safeguarded, secured, defended; see safe 1 . 2. [Cautious] Syn. circumspect, attentive, overcautious; see careful . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. wary, cautious, circumspect, careful, mindful, leery,… …

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  • 27 guarded — guard·ed || gÉ‘rdɪd / gɑːdɪd adj. kept safe, protected; watched over; wary, cautious gÉ‘rd /gɑːd n. careful watch; sentry, watchman; protection; alertness, defense; carefulness; conductor (British) v. preserve, watch over, keep, protect …

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  • 28 guarded — a. Cautious, wary, circumspect, watchful, careful …

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  • 29 guarded — adj 1. careful, cautious, circumspect, mindful, heedful; on guard, alert, on the alert, on the qui vive, watchful, discreet; wary, chary, leery, apprehensive, suspicious, Inf. cagey; reluctant, loath; reticent. 2. protected, defended, safeguarded …

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  • 30 guarded — adjective Syn: cautious, careful, circumspect, wary, chary, reluctant, non committal; informal cagey …

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  • 31 guarded — [ˈgɑːdɪd] adj careful not to give much information or show your real feelings …

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  • 32 Guarded — Bridge Accompanied by as many small cards of the same suit as there are higher cards outstanding …

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  • 33 guarded — adj. (of a remark etc.) cautious, avoiding commitment. Derivatives: guardedly adv. guardedness n …

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  • 34 Guarded logic — is a choice set of dynamic logic involved in choices, where outcomes are limited. A simple example of guarded logic is as follows: if X is true, then Y, else Z can be expressed in dynamic logic as (X?;Y)∪( X?;Z). This shows a guarded logical… …

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  • 35 Guarded Command Language — The Guarded Command Language (GCL) is a language defined by Edsger Dijkstra for predicate transformer semantics cite web | last=Dijkstra | first=Edsger W | authorlink=E. W. Dijkstra | url=http://www.cs.utexas.edu/users/EWD/ewd04xx/EWD472.PDF |… …

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  • 36 Guarded suspension — In concurrent programming, guarded suspension [cite book|last=Lea first=Doug authorlink=Doug Lea title=Concurrent Programming in Java Second Edition publisher=Addison Wesley location=Reading, MA year=2000 id = ISBN 0 201 31009 0] is a software… …

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  • 37 guarded frequencies — Enemy frequencies that are currently being exploited for combat information and intelligence. A guarded frequency is time oriented in that the guarded frequency list changes as the enemy assumes different combat postures. These frequencies may be …

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  • 38 guarded adj — Show me a jailor who makes a guarded comment and I ll show you a prisoner who lets words escape …

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  • 39 guarded frequency — sekamas dažnis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Priešo signalo dažnis, iš kurio yra sužinoma informacija, ir todėl to dažnio trukdymas kontroliuojamas. atitikmenys: angl. guarded frequency pranc. fréquence gardée …

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  • 40 Guarded signature — Тетрадь с (тканевым) фальчиком, упрочнённая полоской бумаги или материи тетрадь (книжного блока) …

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