police constable


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Noun1.police constable - a police officer of the lowest rankpolice constable - a police officer of the lowest rank
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
Translations
policajný strážnik
stražnik

police constable

n (Brit) → agente m di polizia
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Between the brother and sister he remained in this posture, quite unresisting and passive, until Mr Swiveller returned, with a police constable at his heels.
A guilty-looking cat issuing from under the stones ran for a while in front of Mr Verloc, then dived into another basement; and a thick police constable, looking a stranger to every emotion, as if he too were part of inorganic nature, surging apparently out of a lamp-post, took not the slightest notice of Mr Verloc.
Snagsby descends and finds the two 'prentices intently contemplating a police constable, who holds a ragged boy by the arm.
The garden was bounded by a three-foot brick wall with a fringe of wood rails upon the top, and against this wall was leaning a stalwart police constable, surrounded by a small knot of loafers, who craned their necks and strained their eyes in the vain hope of catching some glimpse of the proceedings within.
Mr Inspector speedily returning down the wooden stairs, with a police constable, Lightwood asked him if he had seen his friend leave them?
But at that instant someone seized him from behind, and a police constable stood between them.
Neither were needed, however, for at that moment there was a scattering of the crowd, and two police constables, burly and helmeted, pushed their way through the rabble.
SIALKOT -- A police constable shot dead his 12-year-old son for trying to constrain his quarrelling parents in Uggoki near here on Sunday.
The two drug peddlers including police constable belonging to Baluchistan police have been arrested by CIA police Jacobabad, beside Sindh-Baluchistan boarder from a car (model No 2009).
SARGODHA -- The police, on the direction of Director Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE),registered case against a police constable over corruption charges.
BAHAWALPUR -- A police constable died of heart attack on Tuesday when he was standing on duty at the gate of Musafir Khana police station here, police sources said.
Police constable Naseer Ahmad, son of Inayat Ullah, was headed to work from his house at Kirani Road when unidentified assailants on a motorcycle opened fire, killing him on the spot.

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