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.

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. Le Maire:

    Are we going to allow the United States to be the economic policeman of the world? The answer is no.

  2. Etienne Cardiles:

    When the first messages were issued informing Parisians that a serious event was taking place on the Champs-Élysées, and that a policeman had lost his life, a little voice inside told me that it was you.

  3. Le Pen:

    Undeniably he is in contradiction with the commitments he had made, i am coherent, I don't change my mind in a few days. He had said he would not be the policeman of the world, that he would be the president of the United States and would not be the policeman of the world, but it seems today that he has changed his mind.

  4. Donald Trump:

    One of the first things I do, in terms of executive order if I win, will be to sign a strong, strong statement that will go out to the country -- out to the world -- that anybody killing a policeman, policewoman, a police officer -- anybody killing a police officer, the death penalty. It's going to happen, OK?

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    We cannot be the policeman of the world.

Images & Illustrations of policeman

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