en garde definition

  • interjection:
    • Used to warn a fencer to assume the position preparatory to a match.
    • familiar with alert one's opponent to just take a defensive position before the start of a fight.
    • accustomed alert a fencer to assume the positioning preparatory to a match.
    • regularly alert one's adversary to take a defensive position before the beginning of a fight.
    • Used to warn a fencer to believe the positioning preparatory to a match.
    • Used to alert your opponent to take a defensive place ahead of the start of a fight.
  • adjective:
    • (fencing) in a defensive stance
    • (fencing) in a defensive position
    • (fencing) in a defensive position

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