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constabulary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of constabulary

  1. a body of officers of the law <all members of the local constabulary were on the alert for the escaped convict> Synonyms police, finest, force, fuzz, heat [slang], man, police forceRelated Words bluecoat, bobby [British], bull [slang], constable, cop, copper, gendarme, officer, peeler [British], policeman, police officer, policewoman, shamus [slang], trooper




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