police cruiser

noun

Definition of police cruiser

  1. :  a car used by police officers

Word by Word Definitions

policeplay
  1. :  govern

    :  to control, regulate, or keep in order by use of police

    :  to make clean and put in order

  1. :  the internal organization or regulation of a political unit through exercise of governmental powers especially with respect to general comfort, health, morals, safety, or prosperity

    :  control and regulation of affairs affecting the general order and welfare of any unit or area

    :  the system of laws for effecting such control

cruiserplay
  1. :  a vehicle that cruises: such as

    :  squad car

    :  a powerboat with facilities (such as a cabin and plumbing) necessary for living aboard —called also cabin cruiser


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