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synonyms for constabulary

  • gendarmerie
  • MP
  • constable
  • policewoman
  • badge
  • bear
  • blue
  • bluecoat
  • bobby
  • cop
  • copper
  • corps
  • detective
  • fed
  • flatfoot
  • force
  • gendarme
  • heat
  • law
  • narc
  • officer
  • patrol
  • police
  • arm of the law
  • beat cop
  • black and white
  • finest
  • law enforcement
  • patrolwoman
  • peace officer
  • police officer
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How to use constabulary in a sentence

Constabulary was insufficient to cope with the marauders, and regular troops had to be sent to these provinces.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The regular troops, the constabulary, and other armed forces combined were unable to exterminate brigandage.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
I am, as you know, assistant superintendent to the constabulary force of the colony.
A FINAL RECKONINGG. A. HENTY
One of the bands was that of the Constabulary, playing really well, and with magnificent indifference to the other two.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
The Constabulary appeared to me to be physically better than the tribe from which they were drawn.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
Upon Lieutenant Meimban of the Constabulary advancing, both of the prisoners rushed him.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
Gallman allowed me to make an inspection of his Constabulary, their quarters and hospital.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
Order is assured by the garrison maintained by us, internal police by the Constabulary, another agency of American origin.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
You've asked the county constabulary to make inquiries and to watch the railway stations round about, of course?
THE GRELL MYSTERYFRANK FROEST
I got the county constabulary to put a cordon of patrols round about, and hoped to drive him into their hands.
THE GRELL MYSTERYFRANK FROEST
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WORDS RELATED TO CONSTABULARY

  • MP
  • constabulary
  • gendarmerie
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