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1. 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)

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Rhymes with Secret Police

  • vietnamese
  • vantreese
  • vantrease
  • reserveese
  • kilcrease
  • gilcrease
  • chambless
  • bbc's
  • raptis
  • patrice
  • mcneice
  • mcneese
  • mcneece
  • mccleese
  • markese
  • magness
  • increase
  • devries
  • decrease
  • clarisse
  • caprice
  • brocious
  • vanness
  • tunis
  • shenice
  • release
  • ravi's
  • patese
  • maurice
  • maryse

2. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not open or public; kept private or not revealed.

Antonyms

  • impersonal

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. secret

noun. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] something that should remain hidden from others (especially information that is not to be passed on).

Synonyms

  • trade secret
  • info
  • information
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • open
  • undisguised
  • unrestricted
  • state-supported

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. 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)

5. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods.

Synonyms

  • undercover
  • underground
  • hole-and-corner
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • hugger-mugger
  • hush-hush
  • covert
  • surreptitious

Antonyms

  • visible
  • explicit
  • unprotected
  • stay

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not openly made known.

Synonyms

  • unavowed

Antonyms

  • confine
  • categoreme

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not expressed.

Synonyms

  • private

Antonyms

  • significant
  • tidy

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] communicated covertly.

Antonyms

  • certain

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] (of information) given in confidence or in secret.

Synonyms

  • confidential

Antonyms

  • uncertain
  • sure

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. secret

noun. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained.

Synonyms

  • mystery
  • perplexity
  • closed book

Antonyms

  • known
  • declared
  • outwardness
  • outgoing

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Sentences with secret-police


1. Noun Phrase
However, it had its origins in earlier Soviet secret police organizations dating back to the Cheka, which formed in 1917.

2. Noun Phrase
They were closely watched by the czar's secret police and both Vladimir Lenin and Leon Trotsky were forced to leave Russia.

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