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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 守衛 (shuei)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 守衛 (shuei)

Kana: しゅえい
Kanji: 守衛
Romaji: shuei

Type: Noun
Meaning: security guard, doorkeeper
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

守衛が驚いたとしても、手遅れだった。SUVはすでに動き出していた。
shuei ga odoroita toshite mo, teokure datta. esuyuubii wa sude ni ugokidashite ita.
If the guard was surprised, it was too late. The SUV was moving again.

守衛が、建物の外壁沿いの砂利道を必死に走っていた。
shuei ga, tatemono no gaihekizoi no zarimichi o hisshi ni hashitte ita.
The guard dashed down the gravel pathway that ran along the outside of the building.

守衛 (shuei)

その約30分後、警告なしに数十人の武装グループが外交施設の門前に現れ、地元のリビア人の守衛を圧倒して中になだれ込んだ。
sono yaku sanjuppungo, keikoku nashi ni suujuunin no busou guruupu ga gaikou shisetsu no monzen ni araware, jimoto no ribiajin no shuei o attou shite naka ni nadarekonda.
About thirty minutes later, without warning, dozens of armed men appeared at the gates of the compound, overwhelmed the local Libyan guards, and streamed inside.

守衛は、息がつまったような叫び声をあげた。
shuei wa, iki ga tsumatta you na sakebigoe o ageta.
The security guard gave a stifled exclamation.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 警卫 (jǐngwèi)
Korean: 수위 (suwi)

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