unescorted

adjective un·es·cort·ed \ ˌən-i-ˈskȯr-təd , -e- , -ˈe-ˌskȯr- \
Updated on: 13 Dec 2017

Definition of unescorted

: not escorted : lacking an escort : unattended, unaccompanied
  • Young ladies arrived unescorted, a startling sight in those prim days …
  • —Robert H. Ferrell
  • The radar picked up an unescorted bomber.

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First Known Use of unescorted

1774


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