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sentry
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
someone who stands guard
  • She stood before his desk, straight, controlled, like a sentry in a storm who knows that he has to take it and has to remain there even when he can take it no longer.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (40% in)
  • The fortress was eminently suited to its purpose, with stout, brick walls, a few slits wide enough for sentries, ramparts behind which defending archers could hide, and corner turrets from which boiling oil could be poured upon the attacker—should such an emergency arise in an institute of learning.
    1.1 — Part 1 Chapter 1 (40% in)

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