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English definition of “escort”

escort

verb [T] (GO WITH)    /ɪˈskɔːt/ US  /-kɔːrt/
to go with someone or a vehicle , especially to make certain that he, she, or it leaves or arrives safely : Several little boats escorted the sailing ship into the harbour . Security guards escorted the intruders from the building . The police escorted her to the airport , and made sure that she left the country .Taking someone somewhere or telling them the way to go with someone and show them a place : People on the tour will be escorted by an expert on archaeology .Taking someone somewhere or telling them the way
(Definition of escort verb (GO WITH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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