Definitions and translations for "sentry"

Definition of sentry

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Noun
1. A guard, particularly on duty at the entrance to a military base.
2. Sentry duty; time spent being a sentry.
3. A form of drag to be towed underwater, which on striking bottom is upset and rises to the surface.
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English - English - sentry

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n. guard, sentinel, soldier or guard who is stationed at a passageway to prevent unauthorized entries or departures; watch, duty of a sentry

English - Spanish - sentry

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s. centinela

English - French - sentry

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n. sentinelle, gardien, garde, soldat qui monte la garde pour vérifier l'entrée et la sortie des personnes

English - German - sentry

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n. Wachdienst; Wache, Wachposten, Person die aufpasst dass keine unbefugte Person eintritt oder raus geht

English - Indonesian - sentry

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n. pengawal, prajurit penjaga, tugas berjalan mondar-mandir sbg penjaga

English - Italian - sentry

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s. (Mil) sentinella, soldato di guardia

English - Polish - sentry

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n. wartownik, strażnik, posterunek
a. strażniczy

English - Portuguese - sentry

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s. vigia, guarda, sentinela

English - Romanian - sentry

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n. santinelă, strajă, pază {mil.}

English - Russian - sentry

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с. часовой, дежурный, караул

English - Turkish - sentry

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i. nöbetçi, nöbet

English - Ukrainian - sentry

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n. вартовик, сторожа, лот-застережник, вартівник

English - Dutch - sentry

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zn. wacht, schildwacht

English - Greek - sentry

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ουσ. φρουρός, σκοπός

English - Arabic - sentry

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‏خفير، حارس، حراسة‏

English - Chinese - sentry

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(名) 步哨; 站岗; 哨兵; 看守, 警卫

English - Chinese - sentry

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(名) 步哨; 站崗; 哨兵; 看守, 警衛

English - Hindi - sentry

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n. पहरेदार, संतरी, रक्षापुरुष, चौकीदार

English - Japanese - sentry

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(名) 歩哨; 監視

English - Korean - sentry

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명. 보초

English - Vietnamese - sentry

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n. lính gác, sự canh gác
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Synonyms for sentry
sentinel: patrol, guard, scout, look-out, protector, defender, watch