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gendarmes

noun , plural of gendarme

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a member of a force charged with law enforcement at the local level
  • the senator reiterated his conviction that it is not the role of the United States to be a kind of global gendarme
Synonyms of gendarmes

bobbies [British], bulls [slang], constables [chiefly British], cops, coppers, flatfeet [slang], fuzzes, lawmen, officers, police officers, policemen, shamuses [slang]

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