Definitions and translations for "patrol"

Definition of patrol

1. A going of the rounds along the chain of sentinels and between the posts, by a guard, usually consisting of three or four men, to insure greater security from attacks on the outposts.
2. A movement, by a small body of troops beyond the line of outposts, to explore the country and gain intelligence of the enemy's whereabouts.
3. The guard or men who go the rounds for observation; a detachment whose duty it is to patrol.
4. Any perambulation of a particular line or district to guard it; also, the men thus guarding; as, a customs patrol; a fire patrol.
5. A unit of a troop, typically composed of around eight boys.
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English - English - patrol

n. guard, watch; reconnaissance tour, scouting tour; squad car
v. scout, make a reconnaissance tour; keep safe, maintain security
n. patrol, guard, watch; reconnaissance tour, scouting tour; squad car

English - Spanish - patrol

s. patrulla
v. patrullar, rondar

English - French - patrol

n. patrouille; garde; patrouille(motorisé)
v. patrouiller, reconnaître le terrain

English - German - patrol

n. Patrouille; Streife; Spähtrupp
v. patrouillieren; die Streife machen

English - Indonesian - patrol

n. patroli, peronda
v. meronda, merondai, patroli, berpatroli

English - Italian - patrol

s. perlustrazione; (Mil) pattugliamento; ronda; pattuglia di ricognizione; sestiglia
v. perlustrare; (Mil) pattugliare, ispezionare con una pattuglia

English - Polish - patrol

n. patrol, rekonesans
v. patrolować
a. patrolowy, rekonesansowy

English - Portuguese - patrol

s. patrulha; ronda; carro-patrulha
v. rondar; patrulhar

English - Romanian - patrol

n. rond, patrulare, strajă, gardă
v. patrula pe, face ronduri de pază

English - Russian - patrol

с. патруль, дозор, разъезд
г. патрулировать, охранять, стоять на страже, надзирать

English - Turkish - patrol

f. devriye gezmek
i. devriye, devriye gezme, keşif kolu

English - Ukrainian - patrol

n. патруль, патрулювання, баражування
v. патрулювати, баражувати

Polish - English - patrol

n. patrol

Portuguese - English - patrol

(m) n. patrol, guard, watch; reconnaissance tour, scouting tour; squad car

English - Dutch - patrol

zn. (verkennings)patrouille
ww. patrouilleren, de ronde doen

English - Greek - patrol

ουσ. περιπολία, περίπολος, φρουρός
ρήμ. φρουρώ, περιπολώ

English - Arabic - patrol

‏جولة، حرس، خفر، دورية، زمرة من الكشافين‏
‏خفر، قام بدورية‏

English - Chinese - patrol

(名) 巡逻, 侦察; 巡逻队; 巡逻兵; 巡逻舰队
(动) 巡逻; 侦察; 巡逻; 巡查

English - Chinese - patrol

(名) 巡邏, 偵察; 巡邏隊; 巡邏兵; 巡邏艦隊
(動) 巡邏; 偵察; 巡邏; 巡查

English - Hindi - patrol

n. रक्षा के निमित्त रात्रि में चक्कर लगाना, गश्त, पहरा, सैन्य-दल, पहरुआ, पहरेदार, घुड़सवार पुलिस का सिपाही
v. पहरा करना, रक्षा करना, इधर-उधर फिरना, घूमना-फिरना

English - Japanese - patrol

(動) パトロールする, 巡回する
(名) パトロール, 巡回; 巡回車; 巡察隊

English - Korean - patrol

명. 순찰병, 정찰병; 순찰, 정찰; 순찰차
동. 순찰하다, 순시하다; 안전을 지키다

English - Vietnamese - patrol

n. sự đi tuần, đội lính tuần tiểu, sự đi tuần của cảnh sát, lính tuần phòng
v. đi tuần, đi rỏn
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Dictionary Extension
Verb forms for patrol
Present participle: patrolling
Present: patrol (3.person: patrols)
Past: patrolled
Future: will patrol
Present conditional: would patrol
Present Perfect: have patrolled (3.person: has patrolled)
Past Perfect: had patrolled
Future Perfect: will have patrolled
Past conditional: would have patrolled