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
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I put the Reindeer about on the other tack, ran up under the lee of a junk, shivered the mainsail into the wind and lost headway, and forged past the stern of the junk so slowly and so near that one of the patrolmen stepped lightly aboard.
To make matters worse, as it was a small boat, the patrolmen were so jammed in with their prisoners that they would have little chance in case of trouble.
You speak when you are spoken to, and by the Lord you'd have to wait a long time if it was me!" He thrust out his face and grinned at the patrolmen like a snarling dog.
"Maybe we'll see more of you before very long," said one of the patrolmen with a grin.
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The explosion was followed by a series of gunshots that hit Patrolmen Dexter Navarro and Jamerick Manongsong.
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Not long afterward, CGA patrolmen spotted the male tourist in front of a clinic.
In a 63-page decision, Quezon City Regional Trial Court Judge Janette Abergos-Samar (Branch 219) found Police Staff Sergeant Allan Berania and Patrolmen Candido Vallejo, Joel Tapec, Alexander Pangilinan and civilian Ferdinand Gahusan guilty of kidnap for ransom with homicide.
The night patrolmen have been given the proper training for monitoring the situation with a lightweight kit consisting of beaters, crowbars, coin-shaped maroon colour detonator, flash signal lights, cap, gloves, whistle etc.
THEY may have ditched their trademark aviator shades and helmets, but California Highway Patrolmen "Ponch" and Jon are as chipper as ever.