Definitions of policeman

  1. A member of a body of police; a constable.
  2. One of a police force.

Usage examples for policeman

  1. " I waited so patiently," said Dulcie; she didn't add anything about thoughts of a friendly policeman, but inquired quickly- " Do you know you've lost your catseye?" – The Rainbow Book Tales of Fun & Fancy by Mabel Henriette Spielmann
  2. There would be nothing to prevent my calling the attention of a policeman to your condition, you know. – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  3. " A good thing the young ladies found me," put in the policeman; " shure I was after laughing at them at first, but then, begorry, I decided to come along with them. – The Girl Aviators' Motor Butterfly by Margaret Burnham
  4. You had better ask the policeman. – The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol by William J. Locke
  5. Therefore the soldier- policeman had obeyed and accompanied him to the southward. – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  6. Seaton and the policeman both think she wasn't, and I'm with 'em. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  7. Were I a policeman, I would lock you up with pleasure. – The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton
  8. Now, Jenkins, you come along with me, and while I makes up the young gentleman's bill you go and fetch a policeman, because as he thinks we're thieves, he do. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  9. A policeman passing the restaurant window blew his whistle, and had hardly dashed in before he had a couple of comrades at his heels. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  10. Policeman, don't let any one pass out! – An Amiable Charlatan by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. Fortunately, at that moment, a policeman passed on the opposite side of the way. – The Queen of Hearts by Wilkie Collins Last Updated: January 3, 2009
  12. " If he was on the wharf 'e must 'ave made his escape while you was in the Bear's Head," ses the policeman. – Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  13. Hide and seek with the policeman! – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  14. Which being done, and the President having ordered the military policeman to march out the evidence, the sergeant in charge cried " Left turn. – Leaves from a Field Note-Book by J. H. Morgan
  15. You see that policeman there? – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  16. A policeman came towards me. – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  17. At least one policeman had seen it carried upstairs. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  18. The policeman stood there looking at me for a moment, and then 'e began to laugh till he couldn't stop 'imself. – Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  19. I heard a policeman say so. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  20. There was only one point that the policeman failed to make clear to Eleanor and Madge. – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers