One or more persons accompanying another to guide, protect, or show honor. (noun)
A man who is the companion of a woman, especially on a social occasion. (noun)
A person, often a prostitute, who is hired to spend time with another as a companion. (noun)
One or more vehicles accompanying another vehicle to guide, protect, or honor its passengers. (noun)
One or more warships or planes used to defend or protect other craft from enemy attack. (noun)
The state of being accompanied by a person or protective guard. (noun)
To accompany as an escort. See Synonyms at accompany. (verb-transitive)
Examples of word escort
MULLIN: I think we prefer the term escort, but, yes, she ` s sort.
Why do they use the word escort and then finish the article talking about the sex trade.
In the Twin Cities my escort is always a young man named Tim Hedges.
Hey Vitter – Your "escort" is on line one and wants to know what hotel room your in and the Grand Wizard is on line two wanting to know if you can make the cross burning tonight.
In any event, the cemetery, in the tiny hamlet of Sidney Center, was never a secret -- and couldn't have been: When the first body arrived in November, 2009, it had a 3-car escort from the Passaic, New Jersey Police Department, which necessarily told local authorities it was arriving.