rozzer

[ roz-er ]
/ ˈrɒz ər /

noun British Slang.

a policeman.

Nearby words

  1. royalty,
  2. royce,
  3. royce, josiah,
  4. royster,
  5. rozener,
  6. rp,
  7. rp.,
  8. rpc,
  9. rpg,
  10. rph

Origin of rozzer

First recorded in 1890–95; origin uncertain

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British Dictionary definitions for rozzer

rozzer

/ (ˈrɒzə) /

noun

Cockney slang a policeman

Word Origin for rozzer

C19: of unknown origin

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