Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de police

(substantivo) 
Definition
the men and women who are members of such a force
The police have arrested twenty people following the disturbances.
Sinônimos
the law (informal)
,
police force
,
constabulary
,
the fuzz (slang)
The fuzz want to question you.
,
law enforcement agency
,
boys in blue (informal, archaic)
,
the Old Bill (slang)
,
the rozzers (slang)
(verbo) 
Definition
to maintain order or control by means of a police force or similar body
the UN force whose job it is to police the border
Sinônimos
,
patrol
Prison officers continued to patrol the grounds.
,
guard
Sentries guarded the entrance to the building.
,
watch
Owners can't watch their pets 24 hours a day.
,
protect
He vowed to protect them.
,
regulate
He breathed deeply, trying to regulate the pound of his heartbeat.
,
keep the peace
,
keep in order
(verbo) 
the body which polices the investment management business
Sinônimos
monitor
Officials had not been allowed to monitor the voting.
,
check
Check the accuracy of every detail in your CV.
Get a mechanic to check the car out for you before you buy it.
,
observe
He studies and observes the behaviour of babies.
,
oversee
Get a surveyor to oversee and inspect the various stages of the work.
,
supervise
He supervised and trained more than 400 volunteers.

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of check
Definition
to examine, investigate, or make an inquiry into
Check the accuracy of every detail in your CV.Get a mechanic to check the car out for you before you buy it.
Sinônimos
look at,
vet,
look over,
work over,
make sure of,
take a dekko at (British, slang, old-fashioned),
parse
in the sense of guard
Definition
to take precautions
Sentries guarded the entrance to the building.
in the sense of observe
Definition
to watch (something) carefully
He studies and observes the behaviour of babies.
Sinônimos
look at,
check out (informal),
look on,
keep an eye on (informal),
gaze at,
pay attention to,
keep track of,
keep tabs on (informal),
recce (slang),
keep under observation,
watch like a hawk,
take a dekko at (British, slang, old-fashioned)

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