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Guard, vb. 1) to protect, to keep in safety, to watch; absol.: “g. with halberds,” Err. V, 185. “disorder wounds where it should g.” H6B V, 2, 33. “you g. like men,” Cor. V, 2, 2. Trans.: “I think the honey --ed with a sting,” Lucr. 493; cf. R2 III, 2, 20; H5 III Chor. H5 III Chor. “draw not thy sword to g. iniquity,” Lucr. 626. Sonn. 49, 12. Tp. II, 1, 197. John I, 70. III, 3, 2. R2 III, 2, 62. H4B IV, 3, 81. IV, 5, 44. V, 2, 88. V, 5, 45. H5 I, 2, 7. IV, 4, 82. H6A I, 3, 87. II, 1, 74. V, 1, 48. H6B III, 1, 188. III, 2, 265. H6C IV, 3, 21. R3 III, 5, 20. IV, 1, 93 (Ff tend). V, 3, 138. Troil. II. 2, 22. Cor. I, 2, 27. I, 7, 1. Tim. III, 3, 40. Caes. IV, 2, 52. Hml. IV, 3, 14. IV, 5, 97. Oth. II, 1, 77. V, 2, 241. Ant. V, 2, 36. Cymb. I, 1, 64. V, 2, 12. “g. these traitors to the block of death,” H4B IV, 2, 122. “He that wears the crown immortally, long g. it yours,” IV, 5, 145. “g. thee well,” Troil. IV, 5, 253. With from: “whose wraths to g. you from,” Tp. III, 3, 79. H6B III, 1, 249. R3 V, 3, 156. Ant. V, 2, 132. Cymb. II, 2, 9. II, 5, 19.
2) to face, to trim, to ornament: “the body of your discourse is sometime --ed with fragments,” Ado I, 1, 288. “a livery more --ed than his fellows,” Merch. II, 2, 164. “to g. a title that was rich before,” John IV, 2, 10. “--ed with rags,” H4B IV, 1, 34 (O. Edd. with rage). “a long motley coat --ed with yellow,” H4B IV, 1, 34.
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