Translation of "guard" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /ɡɑːd/ us

B1 someone whose job is to make certain someone does not escape or to protect a place or another person

koruma, muhafız, nöbetçi, bekçi, koruyucu
a security guard
prison guards
SOLDIERS [ no plural ]

a group of soldiers or police officers who are protecting a person or place

korumalar, muhafızlar; muhafız birliği; koruma gücü
TRAIN [ C ] also conductor

someone who is in charge of a train

tren muhafızı/görevlisi/koruması

something that covers or protects someone or something

siper, koruyucu aygıt/eşya, muhafaza
a fire guard
be on guard; stand guard

to be responsible for protecting a place or a person

nöbette olmak, nöbet tutmak
Armed police stood guard outside the house.
be under guard

to be kept in a place by a group of people who have weapons

gözetim/muhafaza/koruma altında olmak
The suspect is now under guard in the local hospital.

(Translation of “guard noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)