noun, plural po·lice·wom·en.
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usage note for policewoman
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Example sentences from the Web for policewoman
A policewoman was shot dead this morning while law enforcement searched for the Charlie Lebdo killers.
Acting as a moral policewoman, she busted the couples on camera—on a Pakistani TV channel called Samaa.When the Killer Is a Mother: The Tragedy of Three Murdered Teens in Canada|Asra Q. Nomani|February 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One cell is suspected of killing 10 people since 2000, nine immigrants and a policewoman.Extending the German Ban on ‘Mein Kampf’ Does More Harm Than Good|Andrew Nagorski|January 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Murdoch praised the courage and poise of a young policewoman who arrived first on the scene with a male colleague.
"I was even with my husband one time when a policewoman gave me a warning about bad hijab," she says.
Elisaveta felt uncomfortably unclean after she had passed through the policewoman's paws.The Created Legend|Feodor Sologub
Young man, if this were a performance, you would be dealt with by our aesthetic policewoman.The Harlequinade|Dion Clayton Calthrop
She pulled up the anchor, but this time the policewoman did the rowing, and she rowed well.Missing at Marshlands|Cleo Garis
Policewoman McLine is the only one that I could say that was definitely there.Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
The Policewoman reported that she was given every courtesy and assistance by both police and railway officials.Women and War Work|Helen Fraser