drop (one's) guard

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drop (one's) guard

To become less guarded or vigilant; to stop being cautious about potential trouble or danger. We'll wait long enough for them to drop their guard before we launch our invasion. There will always be people in this business looking to exploit you, so you can never drop your guard.
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Whereas Denise may have been ill-advised and justifiably vulnerable to drop her guard, telly bosses were callous and cold for allowing this to happen.
But the R&B queen was still reluctant to drop her guard.