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uk   /ʌnˈɡɑː.dɪd/  us   /ʌnˈɡɑːr.dɪd/
not ​guarded or ​protected: You shouldn't ​leaveyourbag unguarded like that.
If you make an unguarded ​remark or say something in an unguarded ​moment, you ​tell someone something that you would usually ​keepsecret, sometimes in a way that ​showsbadjudgment: In an unguarded ​moment, I said that I didn't ​trust Charles.
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