English dictionary

escort meaning and definition


Definition of escort (noun)

  1. someone who escorts and protects a prominent person
  2. the act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them
  3. an attendant who is employed to accompany someone
  4. a participant in a date
    • "his date never stopped talking"
    • synonyms: date


Definition of escort (verb)

  1. accompany as an escort
    • "She asked her older brother to escort her to the ball"
  2. accompany or escort
    • "I'll see you to the door"
    • synonyms: see
Source: Princeton University Wordnet