[ moun-tee ]
/ ˈmaʊn ti /
a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
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Example sentences from the Web for mountie
One son then received an army commission, and another went to the navy; a third finally became a Mountie in the Canadian west.
British Dictionary definitions for mountie
/ (ˈmaʊntɪ) /
noun plural Mounties
informal a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Word Origin for Mountie
nickname evolved from mounted
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