A bodyguard is a person who is responsible for protecting the safety of someone else. They are usually a security guard, but they can also be a personal bodyguard.

  • The president's bodyguard was shot and killed.

  • The bodyguard was guarding the president at all times.

Definition of bodyguard


someone who escorts and protects a prominent person




a group of men who escort and protect some important person

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Example Sentences for bodyguard

  • 1

    The bodyguard that survived the kidnapping.

  • 2

    The bodyguard, Indus, was of the Batavian tribe.

  • 3

    The businessman's bodyguard shot him in the head.

  • 4

    In the end, the bodyguard has to take on the man with the gun.

  • 5

    The Captain is the Major's silent, stoic adjutant and bodyguard.

  • 6

    He was the bodyguard of the last Chinese Emperor Puyi.

  • 7

    The Yeo Guard are the official royal bodyguard for the Monarchy.

  • 8

    The only piece immune to this power of the Bodyguard is the Knight.

  • 9

    The video is intercut with scenes from the movie 'The Bodyguard'.

  • 10

    Capone and his bodyguard were left cowering on the floor.