Definition of security guard in English:

security guard

Syllabification: se·cu·ri·ty guard


  • A person employed to protect something, especially a building, against intruders or damage.
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    • What we can see is a man who we'd seen earlier working as a security guard in a building below.
    • Then a security guard from a nearby building signaled to me that I was being stopped.
    • I wouldn't want to have been the security guard on Old Man watch that night.

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