What does policeman mean?

Definitions for policeman
pəˈlis mənpo·lice·man

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word policeman.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. policeman, police officer, officernoun

    a member of a police force

    "it was an accident, officer"

Wiktionary

  1. policemannoun

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

  2. policemannoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Policemannoun

    a member of a body of police; a constable

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. POLICEMAN

    A never present help in time of trouble.

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  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

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Numerology

  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. 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.

  2. Mark Twain:

    I never write Metropolis for seven cents because I can get the same price for city. I never write policeman because I can get the same money for cop.

  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. Alison Thompson:

    It became so clear. I wasn't a firefighter or policeman but I needed to do something to help and it turns out everyone can.

  5. 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.

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