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verb [transitive] escort pronunciation in British English /ɪˈskɔː(r)t/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyescort
he/she/itescorts
present participleescorting
past tenseescorted
past participleescorted

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  1. 1
    to go somewhere with a person, vehicle, ship etc in order to protect them or to prevent them from escaping

    Her bodyguards escorted her through the airport.

    a battleship escorted by several smaller vessels

  2. 2
    to go somewhere with someone in order to be certain that they arrive at the right place

    She escorted him to the front door.

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