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sentinel
American English: /ˈsɛnt(ə)nəl/
British English: /ˈsɛntɪn(ə)l/

Translation of sentinel in Spanish:

noun

  • [literary] army officers stood sentinel over the grave
    oficiales del ejército montaron guardia junto a la tumba
    Example sentences
    • Immediately, a sentinel standing guard near the jail confronted him.
    • Men who have merited this last distinction are to be suffered to pass all guards and sentinels which officers are permitted to do.
    • The sentinels who had stood watch throughout the night before watched those roadside dwellers with weary but alert eyes, should they suddenly decided to start a riot in front of the palace.

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