Definition of 'policewoman'
Example sentences containing 'policewoman'
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This person was a former policewoman who told him that this method of theft happens all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This person was a former policewoman who told him that this method of theft happens all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The distraught military policewoman applied for a posting to be near her family. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her way was barred by a young policewoman, steadfastly refusing entry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They thanked me and went ahead to the passport booth, where a young policewoman was polite to them both. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)
Trends of 'policewoman'
Used Rarely. policewoman is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'policewoman'
British English: policewoman /pəˈliːswʊmən/ NOUN
A policewoman is a woman who is a member of the police force.
- American English: policewoman
- Arabic: ضَابِطَةُ شُرْطَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: policial
- Chinese: 女警察
- Croatian: policajka
- Czech: policistka
- Danish: kvindelig politibetjent
- Dutch: politieagente
- European Spanish: policía mujer
- Finnish: naispoliisi
- French: femme policier
- German: Polizistin
- Greek: αστυνομικίνα
- Italian: poliziotta
- Japanese: 婦人警官
- Korean: 여자 경찰관
- Norwegian: politikvinne
- Polish: policjantka
- European Portuguese: mulher polícia
- Romanian: polițistă
- Russian: женщина-полицейский
- Spanish: policía
- Swedish: kvinnlig polis
- Thai: ตำรวจหญิง
- Turkish: kadın polis
- Ukrainian: жінка-поліцейський
- Vietnamese: nữ cảnh sát
Definition of policewoman from the Collins English Dictionary
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