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1. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a secondary school (usually private).

Synonyms

  • secondary school
  • middle school
  • lyceum
  • Gymnasium

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word police-academy


1. Noun Phrase
Check with the police academy that you wish to attend.

2. Noun Phrase
You also must have at least a high school diploma or GED and graduate from a police academy.

3. Noun Phrase
Many police departments prefer that their officers have a college background before they enter the police academy.

4. Noun Phrase
Sign up for the police academy with the intent of becoming a uniformed patrol officer.

2. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature.

Synonyms

  • Royal Academy of Arts
  • institution
  • National Academy of Sciences
  • Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  • academician
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
  • Royal Society
  • French Academy
  • Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge
  • establishment
  • Royal Academy

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

3. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge.

Antonyms

  • day school

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

4. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a school for special training.

Synonyms

  • police academy
  • naval academy
  • yeshivah
  • school
  • military academy
  • Plato's Academy
  • yeshiva

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

5. police

noun. ['pəˈliːs'] the force of policemen and officers.

Synonyms

  • police officer
  • secret police
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • constabulary
  • Europol
  • force
  • gendarmery
  • SS
  • RCMP
  • posse
  • Mutawa
  • law
  • Mutawa'een
  • posse comitatus
  • personnel
  • police force
  • gendarmerie
  • New Scotland Yard
  • Scotland Yard
  • Schutzstaffel
  • European Law Enforcement Organisation
  • Mounties
  • officer
  • policeman

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)

6. police

verb. ['pəˈliːs'] maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol.

Synonyms

  • guard

Antonyms

  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)
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