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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: chaperon /ˈʃæpəˌroʊn/ 
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or chaperone American English pronunciation: chaperone

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    American a parent or teacher who goes to a school dance or other event to help to take care of the students

    Three adult chaperons went with the class on their trip to Europe.

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