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English definition of “unguarded”

unguarded

adjective uk   /ʌnˈɡɑː.dɪd/ us    /-ˈɡɑːr-/
not guarded or protected: You shouldn't leave your bag unguarded in a pub like that.Unsafe and insecure If you make an unguarded remark or say something in an unguarded moment, you tell someone something that you would usually keep secret, sometimes in a way that shows bad judgment: In an unguarded moment, I said that I didn't trust Carlo.Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring
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