To run the guard

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To run the guard to pass the watch or sentinel without leave.
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Usage

In literature:

The Confederates were posted along Bull Run, guarding all the passages from the Stone Bridge down to the railway bridge.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4" by Various
When at dawn she really slept, he rose to seek exit; to run into the ever vigilant guard.
"Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)" by James S. De Benneville
Run away from the very guy the Solar Guard's going crazy trying to find!
"On the Trail of the Space Pirates" by Carey Rockwell
At the same time he saw fresh soldiers running up the street to reinforce the guard.
"The Middy and the Moors" by R.M. Ballantyne
Run back to the huts, call out all the men except the home-guards.
"The Norsemen in the West" by R.M. Ballantyne
On the next day the Rough Riders were ordered northward, to guard the road running from Santiago to El Caney.
"American Boy's Life of Theodore Roosevelt" by Edward Stratemeyer
The gates were always locked and they was a guard on the outside to shoot anyone who tried to run away.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
In running off stolen animals, the Indians are generally divided into two parties, one for driving and the other to act as a rear guard.
"The Prairie Traveler" by Randolph Marcy
Our plan was to run past the guards in the darkness.
"Lights and Shadows in Confederate Prisons" by Homer B. Sprague
Wilcox left fifty men to guard the ford, and went upon the run towards the town.
"The Boys of '61" by Charles Carleton Coffin
One amusing incident that occurred about this time, was the refusal of the Washington National Guards to ride on a train that was run by scabs.
"The Pullman Boycott" by W. F. Burns
With the aid of Campbell and two guards who had run up he hurried to have the men placed in their bunks in the stockade.
"The Snow-Burner" by Henry Oyen
He wanted to run after the Billeviches, but the guards would not let him.
"The Deluge, Vol. I. (of 2)" by Henryk Sienkiewicz
The guard ran for the doctor and seems to be running yet.
""Persons Unknown"" by Virginia Tracy
At last the captain of the guard, who could not run away, was forced to salute and answer the King.
"The Diamond Fairy Book" by Various
Here's a man tryin' to run a-past the guard.
"Whilomville Stories" by Stephen Crane
He had bribed a guard to let two or three of us run across the line that night at midnight.
"With Fire and Sword" by Samuel H. M. Byers
The faithful dog did not run, but stood on guard to meet the Indian whom he had seen coming from the thicket.
"The Nursery, March 1881, Vol. XXIX" by Various
At night a citizen tried to go through camp and when halted by the guards started to run and was shot.
"Diary of an Enlisted Man" by Lawrence Van Alstyne
The Turkish officer ordered us to stop, while a guard, running from the train, clutched at H.'s arm.
"Eastern Nights - and Flights" by Alan Bott
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In poetry:

His orders run through all their hosts,
Legions descend at his command
To shield and guard the British coasts,
When foreign rage invades our land.
"Hymn 112" by Isaac Watts

In news:

Newly released images of naked prisoners, some bloodied and lying on the floor, threatened to revive public anger over abuse by US guards at Abu Ghraib prison at a time when tensions with the West are already running high in the Middle East.
Nick Faust was about to run into Comcast Center to play his first game primarily at point guard in months Thursday when a man stepping off the floor came over with a request.
I generally bust off a couple pairs during the year and have grown accustomed to running at least one sad, lonely and bent guard for a while before I replace the set.
WASHINGTON — The road to victory for U.S.-led forces in Iraq runs through the Republican Guard .
After March's run to the Final Four, point guard Peyton Siva , who struggled for much of the season but was suddenly riding a high of postseason success, sat down and considered his basketball future.
20-year-old Miller Crawford left the scene after he allegedly tried to run over a security guard at the Briargate apartments early last Friday.
BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall knew exactly what Ole Miss wanted to do Saturday — run the ball as much as possible and guard against turnovers.
He thinks the guard and the inmate were trying a test run to see if they could eventually use burritos to smuggle in contraband.
Jets veteran right guard Brandon Moore said Friday he tired of receiver Santonio Holmes running his mouth and he's appalled that someone who's been named captain would have the audacity to say the things he's said.
So Epps subbed in reserve sophomore guard Juliann Miller to run the point.
But the two-time MVP point guard under D'Antoni in Phoenix has been running and getting closer to a return, giving D'Antoni hope of a turnaround that never came once things went bad last season.
The 36-year-old guard played like a revitalized All-Star, scoring eight of his 15 points during a decisive 10-0 run to send the Nuggets past the Pacers 92-89.
Earlier this week, soccer star David Beckham pulled double-duty as a security guard and helped to apprehend a fan who had run onto the field at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.
The standard VS18 and VS188 models have wide guard spacing to reduce buildup and cleaning time to ensure fans are running at maximum capacity all year long.
Already an All-Star, Blazers guard Brandon Roy adds a new, aggressive swagger to his all-around game -- gaining respect from officials and leading to the best five-game scoring run of any player in franchise history.
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In science:

Since most shared memory operations are well guarded by synchronization operations, instrumenting the potential data races (including all real data races and a few false positives) only brings little performance overheads to the production run and the replay run.
Efficient Deterministic Replay Using Complete Race Detection
If no solution candidates for trap t r are collected to M inH ea p on the first run, then the guards are weakened by emptying the tabu list Tabut r,l .
Constraint-Based Heuristic On-line Test Generation from Non-deterministic I/O EFSMs
It is easy to check that the guard g is satisfied by the run and taking ith loop and (n + i)th loop equal number times ensures resetting the counter values to zero.
Taming Past LTL and Flat Counter Systems
YP has transitions without disjunctions in guards, 2. existence of a run respecting P is equivalent to the existence of a path schema in YP having a run respecting it, 3. each path schema in YP is obtained from P by unfolding loops so that the terms in each loop satisfy the same atomic guards.
Taming Past LTL and Flat Counter Systems
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