Wiktionary( / 0 votes)Rate this definition: escort(Noun). A body of armed men to attend a person of distinction for the sake of affording safety when on a journey; one who conducts some one as an attendant; a guard, as of prisoners on a march; also, a body of persons, attending as a mark of respect or honor; -- applied to. Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms( / 0 votes)Rate this definition: technical escort. An individual technically qualified and properly equipped to accompany designated material requiring a high degree of safety or security during shipment. Escort may refer to: Contents. [hide]. 1 Protection; 2 Arts and media. Film; Music; Publishing. 3 Processions; 4 Prostitution; 5 Other uses; 6 Other. Protection. Bodyguard, a security operative who accompanies clients for their personal protection; Police escort, a feature offered by law enforcement agencies to.