chaperone

US ['ʃæpə.roʊn]
UK ['ʃæpərəʊn]
  • n.(旧时未婚少女社交时的)年长女伴
  • v.当女子陪伴人;做引导人
  • Web分子伴侣;伴侣蛋白;伴随蛋白
Plural Form:chaperones  Present Participle:chaperoning  Past Tense:chaperoned  
chaperone
n.
1.
(旧时未婚少女社交时的)年长女伴(in the past) an older woman who, on social occasions, took care of a young woman who was not married
2.
(尤指儿童表演时的)在场监护人a person who takes care of children in public, especially when they are working, for example as actors
3.
(未成年人集体旅行的)保护人,监护人;(未成年人舞会上的)行为引导人a person, such as a parent or a teacher, who goes with a group of young people on a trip or to a dance to encourage good behaviour
v.
1.
~ sb
当女子陪伴人;做引导人to act as a chaperone for sb, especially a woman

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