chaperon chaperon

Definition(s):

  1. (n) one who accompanies and supervises a young woman or gatherings of young people
  2. (v) accompany as a chaperone

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Yank will have an official chaperon in Lieut.
  2. But a few minutes later a grey-haired factory chaperon catches her in the ladies' room.
  3. During its period of office the Commission has acted as a sort of chaperon for both workers and operators.

News

  1. Mob Attacks Afghan Doctor and Female Patient

    A doctor was attacked and stoned because he and his female patient had been found in an examining room without a chaperon, Afghan officials said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Afghan Doctor Is Stoned by Angry Villagers

    An Afghan doctor was killed and his female patient was missing after a mob stoned them because they were found in his examining room without a chaperon, Afghan officials said Thursday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  • "It's the three of us and Kiely's mom always," Bailon said. "We always need a chaperon with us. My mom would be mad if there wasn't anybody watching me."
    on Dec 4, 2003 By: Adrienne Bailon Source: MTV.com

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