noun, verb (used with object), verb (used without object), chaperoned, chaperoning. Unabridged
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chaperon or chaperone (ˈʃæpəˌrəʊn)
1.  (esp formerly) an older or married woman who accompanies or supervises a young unmarried woman on social occasions
2.  someone who accompanies and supervises a group, esp of young people, usually when in public places
3.  to act as a chaperon to
[C14: from Old French, from chape hood, protective covering; see cap]
chaperone or chaperone
[C14: from Old French, from chape hood, protective covering; see cap]
chaperonage or chaperone

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Example sentences
What failed here is a school-board policy allowing an unpaid, undisciplined
  parent to chaperone.
Send the student home, even if this means sending a chaperone home with them.
The only problem is that each had their mom next to them as a chaperone.
On one occasion, he becomes an unsuspecting chaperone.
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