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synonyms for police officer

  • constable
  • deputy
  • detective
  • marshal
  • military police
  • officer
  • policeman
  • trooper
  • MP
  • arm of the law
  • carabiniere
  • cop
  • flatfoot
  • flic
  • fuzz
  • gendarme
  • law enforcement agent
  • law enforcer
  • lawman
  • lawwoman
  • meter maid
  • mounted police officer
  • patrolman
  • patrolwoman
  • peace officer
  • policewoman
  • sheriff
  • the man
  • traffic officer
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How to use police officer in a sentence

If Mac had been alone he would have made the post by sundown, for the Mounted Police rode picked horses, the best money could buy.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
But the cavalry officer melted imperceptibly out of her existence.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The engineer officer charged with preparing the line of retreat reported that the one bridge across the Elster was not sufficient.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
That woman meant mischief, or she would never have dared to suggest that a British officer should throw in his lot with hers.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
My orders ought to have been taken before a single unwounded Officer or man was ferried back aboard ship.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Malcolm reined up, and soon a British officer appeared round a bend in the road.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It happened that I didn't stay around those police posts long enough to get familiar with the technical terms for everything.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Aristide picked it up and began to dance and shake his fist at the invisible police.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
“To say that you would have more sense than the police, would be a poor compliment,” said the old lady.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A less imaginative man than Aristide would have immediately acquainted the police with his discovery.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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WORDS RELATED TO POLICE OFFICER

  • deputy
  • flatfoot
  • fuzz
  • lawman
  • officer of the law
  • patrolman
  • patrolwoman
  • peace officer
  • police officer
  • policeman
  • policewoman
  • sheriff
  • the man
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.