Synonyms of guarded in English:

guarded


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See Spanish definition of cauteloso

adjective

1‘his colleagues showed guarded enthusiasm for the proposal’

SYNONYMS
cautious, careful, circumspect, wary, chary, reluctant, non-committal, reticent, restrained, reserved, controlled, moderate, discreet, unrevealing, vague, diplomatic, prudent, politic, tactful
with reservations
informal cagey, leery
ANTONYMS

revealing, obvious

2‘more guerrillas could be rounded up for the attack on the heavily guarded bridge’

SYNONYMS
secured, secure, protected, shielded, manned, policed, defended, under guard, under surveillance