[puh-trohl-woo m-uh n]

noun, plural pa·trol·wom·en.

a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific district, route, etc.

Nearby words

  1. patrol wagon,
  2. patrolman,
  3. patrologic,
  4. patrologist,
  5. patrology,
  6. patron,
  7. patron saint,
  8. patronage,
  9. patroness,
  10. patronise

Origin of patrolwoman

Usage note

See -woman. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019