Who is ward?

  • (noun): A person who is under the protection or in the custody of another.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ward:

Batman (TV series) - After The Series Run - 1970s Reunions
... In 1972, Burt Ward and Yvonne Craig reunited as Robin and Batgirl for an Equal Pay public service announcement ... In 1977, Adam West and Burt Ward returned as voice actors for the Filmation-produced animated series, The New Adventures of Batman ... In 1979, West, Ward, and Frank Gorshin reunited on NBC for Hanna-Barbera's two Legends of the Superheroes television specials ...
Bunkyo, Tokyo - Economy
... company Kodansha has its headquarters in the ward, and Kodansha International has its headquarters in the Otowa YK Building in the ward ... chain Tomod's has its headquarters in the ward ...
Gavin Ward (footballer) - Playing Career
... Ward was born in Sutton Coldfield and began his career with Aston Villa before moving on to Shrewsbury Town ... Wanderers paid £300,000 for his services in 1996, allowing Ward to again taste top-flight action ... Ward made a bright start to the 2006-07, even managing to score a goal, which came from a free kick just outside his box in the 9th minute against Leyton ...
Daryle Ward
... Daryle Lamar Ward (born June 27, 1975 in Lynwood, California) is an American professional baseball first baseman and outfielder ... The 6-foot-2, 240 pound (109 kg) Ward was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 1994 amateur draft ... He is the son of former major leaguer Gary Ward ...
Ward - In Vessels
... USS Aaron Ward, a series of U.S ... Navy destroyers USS Ward, the first ship to open fire in the Battle of Pearl Harbor, named after James Harmon Ward ...

More definitions of "ward":

  • (noun): A division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells).
    Synonyms: cellblock
  • (noun): A district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections.
  • (verb): Watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect.
    Synonyms: guard
  • (noun): Block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care.
    Example: "They put her in a 4-bed ward"
    Synonyms: hospital ward

Famous quotes containing the word ward:

    Books treating of etiquette ... are often written by dancing-masters and Turveydrops and others knowing little of the customs of the best society of any land.
    —Mrs. H. O. Ward (1824–1899)

    Mister Ward, don’t yur blud bile at the thawt that three million and a half of your culled brethren air a clanking their chains in the South?—Sez I, not a bile! Let ‘em clank!
    —Artemus Ward (1834–1867)

    Cold and hunger seem more friendly to my nature than those methods which men have adopted and advise to ward them off.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)