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bodyguards

noun
plural of bodyguard

Synonyms of bodyguards

a person or group of people whose job is to protect someone
  • They entered the building surrounded by bodyguards.

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“Bodyguards.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bodyguards. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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