One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘an unguarded frontier’
undefended, unprotected, defenceless, unfortified, unshielded, unarmed
vulnerable, insecure, assailable, open to attack, wide open, exposed, in danger, endangered
unpatrolled, unattended, unwatched
2‘an unguarded remark’
careless, ill-advised, ill-considered, incautious, thoughtless, unthinking, rash, foolhardy, foolish, indiscreet, imprudent, injudicious, ill-judged, ill-thought-out, unthought-out, unwise
undiplomatic, misguided, hasty, spur-of-the-moment, hare-brained, inadvertent, insensitive
3‘in an unguarded moment, Iris had let drop that she was receiving no fee to run the course’
unwary, inattentive, unobservant, off guard, unmindful, unwatchful, unheeding, heedless, distracted, absent-minded
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