A person or animal set to guard a group; specif., a sentry
Close observation for a time, in order to see or find out something
The title held by Oliver Cromwell (1653-58) and his son Richard (1658-59), during the British Protectorate
One who keeps watch.
A group of soldiers or a single soldier stationed, usually at an outpost, to guard a body of troops from surprise attack
A division in a hospital for the care of a particular group of patients:
a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
A person or thing that spots
One who is employed to discover and recruit talented persons, especially in the fields of sports and entertainment.
Find another word for sentry. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sentry, like: sentinel, watch, protector, guard, lookout, picket, ward, awareness, safety, lookout-man and spotter.