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drop/lower your guard

C2 to stop being careful to avoid danger or difficulty: Once he knew I wasn't a journalist, he dropped his guard and even let me take a photograph of him.
Translations of “drop/lower your guard”
in Chinese (Traditional) 警惕, 提防, 警戒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 警惕, 提防, 警戒…
(Definition of drop/lower your guard from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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