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sentry
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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Definition
someone who stands guard
  • I ask, pointing to the darkened wing on the opposite side of the landing where two heavy doors stand sentry, secured by a large lock.
    Chapter 4 (94% in)
  • A boathouse stands sentry on the far side.
    Chapter 10 (27% in)

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