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Noun
A person who tends and rears sheep or other livestock
“Born in Grindelwald, Christian Almer spent the early part of his life as a shepherd and cheesemaker on the Zasenberg Alp.”
Noun
(figurative) One who protects or watches over someone or something
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“You are my shepherd and guardian. In you, I am never in need. I rest in green and fertile pastures. The security of your provision rids me of all anxiety.”
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An ordained Christian minister
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Verb
To guide or direct in a particular direction
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“She watched Charissa shepherd her daughter through the crowds and around the tables to the exit door.”
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To provide advice or tutelage to
“I knew she wanted to learn more about something I did. I knew I would shepherd her through the steps.”
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To practice being economical (by using things sparingly or in moderation, and by avoiding waste or extravagance)
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To look after and make decisions about, especially in a position of leadership
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To take, or be in, charge of
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To arrange in a particular order or position
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Keep control over
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To control or determine the process or direction of
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To point in a direction
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