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watch guard

noun
1.
a short chain, cord, or ribbon for securing a watch when worn on the person.
Origin of watch guard
1825-1835
1825-35
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  • The action caused his coat to fall back, and disclosed a small gold pendant hanging from his watch guard.

    The Road Builders Samuel Merwin

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