HyperDic: police_officer

English > 1 sense of the expression police officer:
NOUNperson police officer, policeman, officera member of a police force
English > police officer: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA member of a police force.
Synonymspoliceman, officer
Member ofpolice, police force, constabulary, lawThe force of policemen and officers
NarrowerMountiecolloquial term for a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
bobbyAn informal term for a British policeman
bull, cop, copper, fuzz, piguncomplimentary terms for a policeman
captain, police captain, police chiefA policeman in charge of a precinct
constable, police constableA police officer of the lowest rank
detective, investigator, tec, police detectiveA police officer who investigates crimes
gendarmeA French policeman
inspectorA high ranking police officer
motorcycle cop, motorcycle policeman, speed copA policeman who rides a motorcycle (and who checks the speeds of motorists)
police matron, policewomanA woman policeman
shooflyAn undercover police officer who investigates other policemen
traffic copA policeman who controls the flow of automobile traffic
trooperA mounted policeman
trooper, state trooperA state police officer
Broaderlawman, law officer, peace officerAn officer of the law
Spanishagente de policía, agente, guardia, oficial, paco, policial, policía
Catalanagent de policia, agent, guàrdia, oficial, policia

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