Shepherd vs Safeguard - What's the difference?
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Shepherd is a related term of safeguard.
As a proper noun shepherd
As a noun safeguard is
something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense.
As a verb safeguard is
to protect, to keep safe.
A person who tends sheep, especially a grazing flock.
*:It was April 22, 1831, and a young man was walking down Whitehall in the direction of Parliament Street. He wore shepherd' s plaid trousers and the swallow-tail coat of the day, with a figured muslin cravat wound about his wide-spread collar.
(lb) Someone who watches over]], [[look after, looks after, or guides somebody.
*1769 , Oxford Standard text, , 23, i,
*:The LORD is my shepherd ; I shall not want.
(lb) The pastor of a church; one who guides others in religion.
* archshepherd, Archshepherd (Koine Greek: 5:4)
* chief shepherd, Chief Shepherd
* shepherd's crook
* shepherd's pie
To watch over; to guide
(Australian rules football) For a player to obstruct an opponent from getting to the ball, either when a teammate has it or is going for it, or if the ball is about to bounce through the goal or out of bounds.
Something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense.
One who, or that which, defends or protects; defence; protection.
- Getting a flu shot is a good safeguard against illness.
A safe-conduct or passport, especially in time of war.
- Thy sword, the safeguard of thy brother's throne.
to protect, to keep safe
to escort safely
- She kept a savings to safeguard against debt and emergencies.