(noun, verb)


1. a detachment used for security or reconnaissance

Definition categories: group, detachment

2. the activity of going around or through an area at regular intervals for security purposes

Definition categories: act, protection

3. a group that goes through a region at regular intervals for the purpose of security

Definition categories: group, force, personnel


1. maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol

Similar word(s): police

Definition categories: social, guard