noun, plural po·lice·men.
Words nearby policeman
OTHER WORDS FROM policemanpo·lice·man·like, adjective
usage note for policeman
Examples from the Web for policemen
Policemen on the show joke about prison riots, bomb threats, and the shooting of unarmed civilians.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A few weeks later, the militants carried out a series of raids on border posts, killing five Iranian policemen.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No more than three minutes later, a handful of policemen rush in and tell us to get out of the store.
At the age of sixteen these bad guys chase you, often under the amused and complicit watch of policemen.
Heads turned and people stared for a minute, as three policemen him pulled out of the chamber.Keystone Senate Failure Is Environmental Kabuki Theater|Ben Jacobs|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The policemen bore the body to their station, to which I accompanied them.A Strange Story, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Then he waved his hand to the policemen and reporters who had gathered around.When a Man Marries|Mary Roberts Rinehart
The door was opened, the policemen crowded in, and the two men who had clinched and were battling were torn apart.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
Firemen and policemen improvised nets of canvas, which they tore from the awnings near by and spread under the shrinking group.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
Medini, whose nose was bleeding and his dress all torn, persisted in fighting till the four policemen let him alone.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete|Jacques Casanova de Seingalt