patrolman


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pa·trol·man

 (pə-trōl′mən)
n.
1. A policeman who patrols or polices an assigned area.
2. One who patrols an assigned area.

patrolman

(pəˈtrəʊlmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Law) chiefly US a man, esp a policeman, who patrols a certain area
2. Brit a man employed to patrol an area to help motorists in difficulty

pa•trol•man

(pəˈtroʊl mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a police officer who is assigned to patrol a specific route or area.
2. a person who patrols.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.patrolman - a policeman who patrols a given regionpatrolman - a policeman who patrols a given region
law officer, lawman, peace officer - an officer of the law

patrolman

noun
A member of a law-enforcement agency:
Informal: cop, law.
Slang: bull, copper, flatfoot, fuzz, gendarme, heat, man (often uppercase).
Chiefly British: bobby, constable, peeler.
Translations
patrulheiro

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] N (patrolmen (pl))
1. (US) → guardia m, policía m
2. (Aut) mecánico del servicio de ayuda en carretera

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] n (US)agent m de policepatrol wagon n (US)fourgon m cellulaire

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] n (-men (pl))
a. (Am) → agente m di polizia
b. (Aut) → membro del personale del soccorso stradale
References in classic literature ?
Exciting times are the lot of the fish patrol: in its history more than one dead patrolman has marked defeat, and more often dead fishermen across their illegal nets have marked success.
When I was a youngster of sixteen, a good sloop-sailor and all- round bay-waterman, my sloop, the Reindeer, was chartered by the Fish Commission, and I became for the time being a deputy patrolman.
They're warning the others," said George, the remaining patrolman, as he stood beside me in the cockpit.
I had longer spells ashore, between fooling with salmon fishing and making raids up and down bay and rivers as a deputy fish patrolman, and I drank more and learned more about drinking.
The S&W Highway Patrolman Model 28 was the first gun issued to me when I graduated from the Wisconsin State Patrol academy.
Notes: questions should be directed to patrolman gene cabral at 401-762-1212.
According to one patrolman, who requested his identity was not revealed, hunters are allowed to sport 500 metres away from residential areas.
You're such a good boy, Duke," the 30th Security Forces Squadron conservation law enforcement patrolman told the horse before she heard a loud snort behind her.
North Charleston mayor Keith Summey announced the charges saying City Patrolman Michael Slager made "a bad decision".
If you were a member of the RAC and you displayed a blue and silver badge on your cars attached to the grille or even for some a 'Badge Bar' the RAC patrolman would always give you a military-style salute, without fail, as he passed by.
Jaco he Galactic Patrolman is a black-and-white manga (Japanese graphic novel) prequel to Akira Toriyama's fantastically popular "Dragon Ball" and "Dragon Ball Z" sagas.
Program Author talk, book signing and photo exhibit by Tom Lukas, inspired by his brother, Auburn Patrolman Stephen A.