Definitions for peace officer

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word peace officer

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

peace′ of`ficer(n.)

  1. a civil officer appointed to preserve the public peace, as a sheriff or constable.

Origin of peace officer:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. lawman, law officer, peace officer(noun)

    an officer of the law


Find a translation for the peace officer definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these peace officer definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"peace officer." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 16 Apr. 2014. < officer>.

Are we missing a good definition for peace officer?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for peace officer: