१. किसी वस्तु या व्यक्ति के आस पास एक या अधिक आदमियों का यह देखते रहने के लिये बैठना (अथवा बैठाया जाना) कि वह निर्दिष्ट स्थान से हटने वा भागने न पावे । रक्षकनियुक्ति । रक्षा अथवा निगह- बानी का प्रबंध । चौकी ।
A body of troops, or any naval or military force or post, or the whole territory under the authority or control of a particular officer.
An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction.
Authority; power or right of control; leadership; as, the forces under his command.
Control; power over something; sway; influence; as, to have command over one's temper or voice; the fort has command of the bridge.
Power to dominate, command, or overlook by means of position; scope of vision; survey.
The possession or exercise of authority.
To direct to come; to bestow.
To exercise direct authority over; to have control of; to have at one's disposal; to lead.
To have a view, as from a superior position.
To have or to exercise direct authority; to govern; to sway; to influence; to give an order or orders.
A chain or cord for fastening a watch to one's person or dress.
A fence or rail to prevent falling from the deck of a vessel.
A man, or body of men, stationed to protect or control a person or position; a watch; a sentinel.
A plate of metal, beneath the stock, or the lock frame, of a gun or pistol, having a loop, called a bow, to protect the trigger.
A posture of defense in fencing, and in bayonet and saber exercise.
An expression or admission intended to secure against objections or censure.
An extension of the deck of a vessel beyond the hull; esp., in side-wheel steam vessels, the framework of strong timbers, which curves out on each side beyond the paddle wheel, and protects it and the shaft against collision.
An interleaved strip at the back, as in a scrap book, to guard against its breaking when filled.
Any fixture or attachment designed to protect or secure against injury, soiling, or defacement, theft or loss
One who has charge of a mail coach or a railway train; a conductor.