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, 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. 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?

  2. Barbara Potts:

    Very shook up, i told the policeman, 'You never come here. You don't have to come on this street.' We're very quiet; everybody knows everybody. This is a shock.

  3. Spiro T. Agnew:

    Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.

  4. Mia Paz in jail:

    I had so much fear, I didn’t know how to manage it, and I lashed out. I ran from police until my first charge was for resisting arrest at age 15, i was arrested again at age 16. The police officer he sat on my back and he lashed my feet to my hands. What that policeman did, it felt not much different from what my uncle did. I could speak about the police, but I couldn't talk about my uncle, the fear was deep inside.

  5. Kacey Wong:

    I created this candle in the form of a policeman holding a stick, and you can light it up so the fire actually melts the form away and transforms into light, so it's like a transformation through destruction.

Images & Illustrations of policeman

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