escort escort  /ɛ ˈskɔrt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who escorts and protects a prominent person
  2. (n) the act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them
  3. (n) an attendant who is employed to accompany someone
  4. (n) a participant in a date
  5. (v) accompany as an escort
  6. (v) accompany or escort

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He did not name the escort with whom he sinned.
  2. In the Palfrey case, prosecutors obliged a string of obviously embarrassed clients and employees of the escort service to appear on the witness stand and testify under oath.
  3. But while escort policies may restore a mall's family-friendly image--Renninger says some tenants at Genesee Valley Center in Flint, Mich.

News

  1. ESCORT Features New PASSPORT® Max™ High Definition Radar Detector at CEA Lineshow in New York City

    NEW YORK, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com) , riding the momentum of the recent launch of the world's only High Definition radar & laser detector, the PASSPORT ® Max™ , today announced ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Former Florida escort service owner gets stay of execution

    STARKE - A former escort service owner convicted in the slayings of two Florida women was granted a temporary stay of execution Monday, hours before he was to have received a lethal injection for one of those deaths.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune

  3. ESCORT Invites NYC Public to Experience the All-New PASSPORT® Max™ High Definition Radar Detector Live In Action

    NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com) , designer and manufacturer of the world's only High Definition PASSPORT® Max™ radar & laser detector , today formally invites the public ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Tendai Biti, the party's secretary-general, said: "If there had been a police escort, what happened would not have happened."
    on Mar 7, 2009 By: Tendai Biti Source: Times Online

  2. Poll told BBC Radio Four: "This morning he's being smuggled out of our country under police escort - this is a referee of a football match. That is a disgrace. When he booked in a hotel they had to change the hotel he was staying at because of the...
    on May 7, 2009 By: Graham Poll Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "I'm hoping someone will provide me with an arm to escort me out of the building," Dick Ebersol said on Wednesday after his session at the SportAccord conference in front of hundreds from the Olympic family.
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Dick Ebersol Source: USA Today

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