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. 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. Rand Paul:

    While there are accusations that are justified, there are also some unjustified accusations against police, and I think the cameras will protect good policeman, which I think are the vast majority of the police.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    We cannot be the policeman of the world.

  3. Debbie Whipple:

    We have to be here, just like a fireman and a policeman, because people need food, we should be getting the vaccine.

  4. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton:

    If you're a smart young black male you don't necessarily want to go into American policing, you want to get hired by Twitter or Google, make a lot more money and not have the complexities of being a black policeman in America today.

  5. Faiz Mohmmad:

    After the shooting, the policeman and Taliban stole their weapons and burned the checkpoint and a police vehicle.

Images & Illustrations of policeman

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