crossing guard


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Noun1.crossing guard - someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossingcrossing guard - someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossing
lollipop lady, lollipop woman - a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a school
traffic cop - a policeman who controls the flow of automobile traffic
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Likewise, Oakley, a crossing guard at an elementary school, said she took the job to supplement her Social Security.
Rose, who was also a crossing guard for a time, told the Reporter that she personally witnessed Tucker drive up in his official Lockport vehicle and accost Terri.
(2011/15) The Crossing Guard 11.35pm, BBC1 When Freddy Gale (Jack Nicholson) learns that the man who killed his young daughter in a drink-driving incident is to be released, he vows to take him out.
THE CROSSING GUARD BBC1 11.35PM (N Ireland: 12.10am)
The crossing guard and a crossing maintenance worker were also arrested.
The crossing guard, who stands outside Grindon Hall Christian School, has become renowned for the friendly way she greets crossing youngsters.
The Crossing Guard forklift collision awareness system requires the detection of two separate motions to trigger an alarm, reducing the occurrence of nuisance alarms.
Sarasota County Teacher of the Year Victor Fernandez says he owes his achievements to two people: the man who taught him (for free) to play the violin when the 13-year-old Fernandez and his family emigrated from Cuba; and his mother, a school crossing guard who encouraged his passion for musk.
DANIEL KARASIK is the author of The Crossing Guard and In Full Light (Playwrights Canada Press, 2011), a volume of plays.
One man is said to have run across the tracks at Bromborough to avoid paying his fare while in one month alone, three cars, a van and a bus crossed the tracks in front of an oncoming train, with some even damaging the crossing guard as it came down.
Whether it's a memory of a kindly crossing guard who saw us to school as youngsters or the idea that someone is keeping a watchful eye on our loved ones as they negotiate busy roads, it's a role many view as very important.
Whether it's a memory of a kindly crossing guard who saw us to school as youngsters, or the idea that someone is keeping a watchful eye on our loved ones as they negotiate busy roads, it's a role many view as very important.