Public Works and Government Services Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Institutional Links

 
Search TERMIUM Plus®
To begin your search, go to the alphabetical index below and click on the first letter of the word you are searching for.

chaperone, chaperon

In Canadian English, the spellings chaperone and chaperon are both encountered, though chaperone is more common.

  • The school provided six chaperones (or chaperons) for the whale-watching trip to the Blackfish Archipelago.
  • Gilles will chaperone the children’s outing to Canada’s Wonderland.