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Noun: bodyguard  'bó-dee,gaa(r)d
  1. Someone who accompanies and protects a prominent or important person
    - escort, minder [informal]
  2. A group of men who escort and protect some important person
Verb: body guard
  1. Accompany and protect from physical harm

Derived forms: bodyguards

Type of: defender, detachment, guard, guardian, protect, protector, shielder

Part of: cortège, entourage, guard, retinue, suite

Encyclopedia: Bodyguard

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