security guard


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security guard

n.
A person hired by a private organization to guard a physical plant and maintain order.

security guard

n
a person employed to protect buildings, people, etc, and to collect and deliver large sums of money
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.security guard - a guard who keeps watchsecurity guard - a guard who keeps watch    
private security force, security force - a privately employed group hired to protect the security of a business or industry
bank guard - a security guard at a bank
fire watcher - (during World War II in Britain) someone whose duty was to watch for fires caused by bombs dropped from the air
guard - a person who keeps watch over something or someone
lookout, lookout man, picket, scout, sentinel, sentry, spotter, watch - a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
night watchman - a watchman who works during the night
patroller - someone on patrol duty; an individual or a member of a group that patrols an area
port watcher, portwatcher - a watchman on a wharf
Translations
bezpečnostní služba
sikkerhedsvagt
vartija
čuvar osiguranja
警備員
보안 감시인
varnostnik
säkerhetsvakt
ผู้คุ้มกันความปลอดภัย
bảo vệ

security guard

nguardia giurata

security guard

حَارِسُ الأَمْن bezpečnostní služba sikkerhedsvagt Wächter φύλακας ασφάλειας guardia de seguridad vartija garde čuvar osiguranja guardia giurata 警備員 보안 감시인 veiligheidsagent sikkerhetsvakt ochroniarz guarda de segurança охранник säkerhetsvakt ผู้คุ้มกันความปลอดภัย güvenlik görevlisi bảo vệ 保安员
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Synopsis: A security guard (also known as a security officer or protective agent) is a person employed by a public or private party to protect the employing party's assets (property, people, equipment, money, etc.) from a variety of hazards (such as waste, damaged property, unsafe worker behavior, criminal activity such as theft, etc.) by using preventative measures.

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