Synonyms of patrol in English:

patrol


See definition of patrol

noun

1‘anti-poaching patrols have ceased’

SYNONYMS
vigil, guard, watch, monitoring, policing, beat, beat-pounding, patrolling, round, sentry duty
reconnoitre, surveillance, survey, examination
informal recce

2‘at 2.20 the patrol reached the jeeps’

SYNONYMS
patrolman, patrolwoman, sentinel, sentry, garrison, defender
detail, scout, scouting party, task force, escort, convoy

verb

1‘a security guard was attacked patrolling a housing estate’

SYNONYMS
keep guard, keep guard on, guard, keep watch, keep watch on
police, walk the beat, walk the beat of, pound the beat, pound the beat of, make the rounds, make the rounds of, walk along, walk round, range, range over, perform sentry duty, perform sentry duty on
picket, stand guard, stand guard over, keep a vigil, keep a vigil on, keep a lookout, keep a lookout over, cover, monitor, defend, safeguard
cruise, pound, prowl, rove, roam