Definition of Sentinels

1. Noun. (plural of sentinel) ¹



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Definition of Sentinels

1. sentinel [v] - See also: sentinel

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sentinels

sentimo
sentimos
sentinel
sentinel animal
sentinel event
sentinel gland
sentinel loop sign
sentinel pile
sentinel spinous process fracture
sentinel surveillance
sentinel tag
sentineled
sentineling
sentinelled
sentinelling
sentinels (current term)
senting
sentisection
senton
sentries
sentry
sentry-box
sentry-boxes
sentry box
sentry duty
sentry go
sents
senvies
senvy
senza

Literary usage of Sentinels

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Godey's Magazine by Louis Antoine Godey, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1896)
"He crept like a ghost past tbe extended antennae of our sentinels. drowned bees I should ever meet. Apparently satisfied with this, ..."

2. The Architecture of Birds by James Rennie (1831)
"These rook sentinels are so vigilant, that it is by no means easy to get within shot of a foraging party; and hence it is popularly believed that rooks can ..."

3. The Reasoning Power in Animals by John Selby Watson (1867)
"ANIMALS PLACING sentinels AND LEADERS. COUNTERFEITING DEATH. BEFORE we proceed to speak of the intelligence of bees and other insects, we would notice two ..."

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