traffic cop


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traffic cop

n
(Law) informal a policeman who supervises road traffic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.traffic cop - a policeman who controls the flow of automobile traffictraffic cop - a policeman who controls the flow of automobile traffic
crossing guard - someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossing
pointsman - a policeman stationed at an intersection to direct traffic
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
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THIS cabbie was caught jumping a red light directly in front of a West Yorkshire Police traffic cop.
Thrilled and overjoyed as he was, the little boy carried out the duty of a traffic cop with a lot of enthusiasm.
EAMON Dunphy yesterday slammed James McCarthy - comparing him to a traffic cop who does "nothing".
A ROMANIAN traffic cop has been patrolling the streets of Coventry as part of an international operation.
Dubai's top traffic cop has said dangerous drivers should have their vehicles confiscated and sold at auction.
According to the 30-year-old star, the traffic cop let her off with a warning when he realised who she was.
I might have failed to become Humberside's Police and Crime Commissioner but at least I managed to do my bit as a traffic cop.
Have you ever seen any deployed traffic cop at the time of genuine traffic congestion and when there is any VVIP movement, administration deploy thousands of traffic cops.
The hours would not seem so grueling for this traffic cop, who regulates traffic at the Hadda roundabout, if he wasn't constantly exposed to the elements.
My sole duty now is carry an AK-47 rifle and respond to any attack against my colleagues by terrorists," said traffic cop Jassim Mohammed.
On Wednesday evening, Quick Intervention Corps (QIC) forces killed two gunmen in al-Zahraa neighborhoo after they had opened fire on a traffic cop," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.

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