Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a guard or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

guard +β€Ž -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • β€œIt would be a very guardlike thing to do, preventing splattage.”

    Enchanted Ivy

  • Boozer, long considered a bullish inside force, had 22 points, 11 rebounds and a guardlike 10 assists for his first triple-double as the Utah Jazz soared into the All-Star break with a 112-93 victory over the Seattle SuperSonics on Wednesday night.

    USATODAY.com

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