French translation of 'sentry'
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One morning in the early hours he was on sentry duty and dozed off standing up by the side of the sentry box.Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing (2006)
It was sentry duty now for most of the men of the Black Knights.BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)
They're going to let me take sentry duty at one of the checkpoints.BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)
Doing sentry duty at 2am in the wet and cold.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He dragged himself clear only to walk into a German sentry on the edge of the town and be returned to captivity.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We escorted them into the camp, passing the guards who had barricaded themselves into the sentry box.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
At the top of the staircase they passed through another identity check by an armed sentry.Bomber (2006 (1970))
It might be a sentry box.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Part of my job is sitting on a horse in a sentry box at Whitehall.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In the sand beside one of the sentry posts?Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It may perch on a rock to get a better view, with sentry duty lasting for around an hour.The Sun (2011)
They are on sentry duty for two hours at a stretch and can stamp and shout if visitors try to hinder them.The Sun (2014)
They thought I was doing sentry duty.The Sun (2009)
When a sentry position collapsed during a battle with insurgents, he rushed out without body armour under heavy enemy fire to rescue the men.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In a lean but highly demanded military this modern soldier must be employed effectively within the operational role and not sentry duty.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They were stopped at the door by an armed sentry, who refused to allow them to enter.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
And so he stayed like a soldier on sentry duty at the palace.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: sentry NOUN
A sentry is a soldier who guards a camp or a building.
The sentry would not let her enter.
Translation of sentry from the Collins English to French Dictionary