Is guard a Scrabble word?

Yes, guard is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Guard is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word guard

The meaning of guard


14 definitions of the word guard.


  1. To keep watch over
  2. Watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect
  3. Protect against a challenge or attack
  4. Take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence


  1. A person who keeps watch over something or someone
  2. The person who plays that position on a football team
  3. A device designed to prevent injury or accidents
  4. A posture of defence in boxing or fencing
  5. The person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
  6. A military unit serving to protect some place or person
  7. A precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.
  8. The duty of serving as a sentry
  9. (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage
  10. A position on a basketball team

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