Associations to the word «Guarded»

Wiktionary

GUARDED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of guard
GUARDED, adjective. Cautious; restrained.
GUARDED, adjective. Watched over; supervised.

Dictionary definition

GUARDED, adjective. Prudent; "guarded optimism".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King