gendarme

[ zhahn-dahrm; French zhahn-darm ]SEE DEFINITION OF gendarme

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GENDARME

He was shot at the same time as Silvere by Rengade, the gendarme.

I was there when the gendarme blew his brains out with a pistol.

The gendarme understood that the man was surrendered to him.

With that terrible laugh of his, he was wont to remark that he was 'God's gendarme.'

I will show you the pig of a Newfoundlander who half killed a gendarme.

He sat crouched in a corner, like a thief in the presence of a gendarme.

The widow of the gendarme officer had compassion on his embarrassment.

Before marriage, an agente provocateuse; after marriage, a gendarme.

The gendarme who had brought Guillergues in threw himself into his arms.

A man and a woman with two children approached the gendarme deprecatingly.

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