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escort

noun     /ˈeskɔːt/
GUARD [C, U]
a person or vehicle that goes somewhere with someone to protect or guard them: She was driven to court under police escort.Taking someone somewhere or telling them the wayProtection and protectorsEnvironmental issues
SOCIAL [C]
a person who goes with someone to a social event, sometimes for paymentEntertainers in general
(Definition of escort noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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