Part of speech:
Having a direction toward a specified place or position:
(Archaic) To escort as a guard.
To keep from happening; avert:
To make impossible, as by action taken in advance; prevent.
To do away with or prevent by effective measures
To ward off; prevent
To prevent or hinder normal sales in (a market), as by buying up merchandise.
To ward off. Often used with off:
To protect, to defend.
To make secure, or safe; guard; protect
To protect or guard
To keep from injury, peril, or harm; protect.
Any section or district in a city restricted by law for a particular use, as for homes, parks, businesses, etc.
The definition of a garrison is a military fort or a body of troops stationed at a military fort.
A region or locality marked by a distinguishing feature:
Sudden cessation of speech or a thought process without an immediate observable cause, sometimes considered a consequence of repression; mental block.
A place for the care of the sick, injured, or infirm; esp., a building or room, as in a school, that serves as a hospital or dispensary
Any large tract of land; region; district
(Meteorol.) An official alert, as by the National Weather Service, that the conditions exist in the area for, variously, a tornado, severe thunderstorm, flash flood, etc., although one has not yet been reported
A sentinel; esp., any of the men of a military guard posted to guard against, and warn of, danger
The definition of a sentinel is a person or animal that keeps guard.
A person, as a member of a labor union on strike, stationed outside a factory, store, or public building, often carrying a sign, to demonstrate opposition to certain views or practices, keep strikebreakers from entering, or dissuade people from buying
Protection or defense against escape
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
The definition of a room is a space made for beings to be in.
Safety is a state of being protected from potential harm or something that has been designed to protect and prevent harm.
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