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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person employed to watch for something to happen.

Usage examples (35)
  • It was pitch dark, so I called the sentry and told him some one was hurt.
  • "There he go back and forrards, doing what he call his sentry go.
  • "Corporal of the Guard!" called the sentry in a loud voice.
  • The sentry was a husky woman who held the rank of corporal. for more
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