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1. officer

noun. ['ˈɔfəsɝ, ˈɔfɪsɝ'] any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command.

Synonyms

  • Potemkin
  • military officer
  • commandant
  • Grigori Potyokin
  • military adviser
  • aide-de-camp
  • noncommissioned officer
  • military advisor
  • naval officer
  • inspector general
  • executive officer
  • desk officer
  • Potyokin
  • army officer
  • aide
  • military man
  • warrant officer
  • man
  • serviceman
  • adjutant
  • commanding officer
  • commissioned officer
  • noncom
  • Grigori Potemkin
  • brass hat
  • Grigori Aleksandrovich Potemkin
  • enlisted officer
  • chief of staff
  • military personnel

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • woman
  • bear
  • misconception

Etymology

  • officer (Anglo-Norman)

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2. officer

noun. ['ˈɔfəsɝ, ˈɔfɪsɝ'] someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust.

Synonyms

  • holder
  • officeholder
  • official
  • probation officer
  • sergeant at arms
  • serjeant-at-arms

Antonyms

  • international law
  • follower
  • draftee
  • volunteer

Etymology

  • officer (Anglo-Norman)

3. officer

noun. ['ˈɔfəsɝ, ˈɔfɪsɝ'] a member of a police force.

Synonyms

  • inspector
  • tec
  • copper
  • pig
  • police chief
  • police officer
  • state trooper
  • bobby
  • constabulary
  • lawman
  • fuzz
  • bull
  • police matron
  • gendarme
  • policewoman
  • motorcycle policeman
  • traffic cop
  • law
  • police
  • speed cop
  • investigator
  • police detective
  • police force
  • police constable
  • law officer
  • constable
  • detective
  • trooper
  • shoofly
  • cop
  • police captain
  • motorcycle cop
  • captain
  • peace officer
  • policeman

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • wife
  • husband
  • idle

Etymology

  • officer (Anglo-Norman)

4. officer

noun. ['ˈɔfəsɝ, ˈɔfɪsɝ'] a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel.

Synonyms

  • seafarer
  • gob
  • mate
  • supercargo
  • sea captain
  • skipper
  • old salt
  • purser
  • seaman
  • tar
  • Jack-tar
  • navigator
  • Jack
  • privateer
  • first mate
  • ship's officer
  • privateersman
  • captain
  • master
  • mariner
  • sailing master
  • steward

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • black
  • white
  • friendly

Etymology

  • officer (Anglo-Norman)

5. officer

verb. ['ˈɔfəsɝ, ˈɔfɪsɝ'] direct or command as an officer.

Antonyms

  • employee

Etymology

  • officer (Anglo-Norman)

6. 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)

7. 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)

Sentences with police-officer


1. Noun Phrase
Following suit of the tradition for hunter and dog, police officers of K9 units lead their canine partners according to the side in which they carry their firearm.

2. Noun Phrase
Getting the name of the police officer, including badge number, will also make followup contact for a copy of the report easier.

3. Noun Phrase
Remember that, whether the shirt is worn by a man or a woman police officer, sleeves need to be finished flat, with a crisp seam on the outer arm.

4. Noun Phrase
The group members could tell the story from the perspectives of the woman, the driver of the other car, a police officer and a witness.

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