Thesaurus / sentry
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
As it approached Memorial Bridge, and the historic cemetery came into view, another pair of ladder trucks stood sentry.
OFFICER BRIAN SICKNICK REMEMBERED AS HERO WHO DIED DEFENDING THE U.S. CAPITOLMEAGAN FLYNN, EMILY DAVIES, PAUL M. DUGGANFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Last Tuesday, Delhi deployed teachers from government schools to bird duty—to stand as sentries at border points and check for any illegal transportation of poultry into the city state, in the midst of a spreading outbreak of avian flu.
FROM TRACKING THE CORONAVIRUS TO CHECKING CHICKENS, INDIA’S TEACHERS ARE ON EVERY FRONTLINESAMANTH SUBRAMANIANJANUARY 18, 2021QUARTZ
The immune system responds by producing antibodies to that protein, creating sentries against infection by the real virus.
ALLERGIC REACTIONS TO THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE ARE RARE AND OUTWEIGHED BY THE BENEFIT OF PROTECTION, CDC FINDSWILLIAM WAN, JOEL ACHENBACHJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
But mindful of her fears, he dispatched one of the troopers to stand sentry outside her door whilst he and his lackey supped.
That door and that sentry were obstacles which Garnache saw the futility of attempting to overcome without aid.
It was a mere joke, the sentry saw nothing; and the stone passed harmlessly over them.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
"It was by Marius's contrivance that he was placed sentry over the girl," he heard her tell Fortunio, and he thought she sneered.
The housekeeper stood sentry with the broom, and the worthy captains slept on for another half-hour.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Outside, the town lay asleep, and from a gate in the old wall a sentry with a bugle blew a quiet "All's well."
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
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