What does policeman mean?

Definitions for policeman
pəˈlis mənpo·lice·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. policeman, police officer, officer(noun)

    a member of a police force

    "it was an accident, officer"


  1. policeman(Noun)

    A member of a police force, especially one who is male.

  2. policeman(Noun)

    A glass rod capped at one end with rubber, used in a chemistry laboratory for gravimetric analysis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Policeman(noun)

    a member of a body of police; a constable

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    A never present help in time of trouble.

Editors Contribution

  1. policeman

    A male employee or member of a police organization with specific responsibility.

    There are a number of policeman and policewoman in the police of different countries.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on January 16, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'policeman' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4534

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'policeman' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2642

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'policeman' in Nouns Frequency: #1291

How to pronounce policeman?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say policeman in sign language?

  1. policeman


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of policeman in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of policeman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of policeman in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    We cannot be the world's policeman.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    We cannot be the policeman of the world.

  3. Orson Welles:

    Only in a police state is the job of a policeman easy.

  4. Mamadou Zenadine Khalil:

    If a Christian commits a crime, the Christian policeman intervenes.

  5. Charlie Chaplin:

    All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.

Images & Illustrations of policeman

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