Definitions of escort

The word escort uses 6 letters:ceorst.

ESCORT is playable in:

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Scrabble US8
Scrabble UK8

n. - A body of armed men to attend a person of distinction for the sake of affording safety when on a journey; one who conducts some one as an attendant; a guard, as of prisoners on a march; also, a body of persons, attending as a mark of respect or honor; -- applied to movements on land, as convoy is to movements at sea. 2

n. - Protection, care, or safeguard on a journey or excursion; as, to travel under the escort of a friend. 2

n. - To attend with a view to guard and protect; to accompany as safeguard; to give honorable or ceremonious attendance to; -- used esp. with reference to journeys or excursions on land; as, to escort a public functionary, or a lady; to escort a baggage wagon. 2