Thesaurus / stand guard

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

You stand guard a minute and I'll tell Hall to carry it to the cabin.

FrecklesGene Stratton-Porter

We must stand guard to-night, and to-morrow we will proceed as fast as we can to the south.

"I'll come and stand guard at the ticket wagon," laughed the big, good-natured officer.

But this good man volunteered to stand guard and prevent any interference or interruption of the butchery.

Oh, I keep a lookout, and spy around, and stand guard over the fence with my gun.

Mothering on PerilousLucy S. Furman

"You're a pretty fellow to stand guard," he remarked to his cousin the next morning, after the men had gone to the wood again.

Klondike NuggetsE. S. Ellis

Only fixing the earth work, sweep camp, cut fuel, and stand guard at night.

“Somebody ought to stand guard all night, I suppose,” said Jerry, when it came time to turn in.

A few went beyond to stand guard while pontoons were laid and in an hour the cavalry was crossing.

He called for volunteers to stand guard and about 100 volunteered amongst whom were all the twelve except Dr. Richards.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.