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English noun: bodyguard

1. bodyguard (person) someone who escorts and protects a prominent person


Broader (hypernym)defender, guardian, protector, shielder

Narrower (hyponym)beefeater, outrider, Praetorian, Praetorian Guard, yeoman, yeoman of the guard

Member meronymguard

2. bodyguard (group) a group of men who escort and protect some important person

Broader (hypernym)detachment, guard

Narrower (hyponym)Praetorian Guard

Part meronymcortege, entourage, retinue, suite

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