Definitions and translations for "police"

Definition of police

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Noun
1. A civil force granted the legal authority for law enforcement and maintaining public order.
Call the police!
The police operating in New York City operate under the New York City Police Department, several other City agencies and boards, and several public authorities.
2. A police officer.
3. Policy.
4. Communal living; civilization.
5. The regulation of a given community or society; administration, law and order etc.
Verb
6. To enforce the law and keep order among (a group).
Extra security was hired to police the crowd at the big game.
7. To patrol or clean up an area.
8. To enforce norms or standards upon.
To police a person's identity
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English - English - police

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n. civil service unit devoted to maintaining law and order; constables, officers of the law
v. keep watch, guard, supervise; patrol, maintain law and order
n. policy, insurance contract

English - Spanish - police

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s. policía, polizonte; fuerza policial
v. vigilar, custodiar, mantener el orden, monitorear, patrullar

English - French - police

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n. police, policiers; représentant de la loi, officiers
v. contrôler; surveiller; superviser, patrouiller, faire maintenir la loi

English - German - police

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n. Polizei; Polizisten
v. kontrollieren; überwachen

English - Indonesian - police

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n. polisi
v. menjaga keterbitan, menjaga kebersihan
a. kepolisian

English - Italian - police

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s. polizia; forze di polizia, poliziotti; ordine pubblico
v. presidiare, mantenere l'ordine pubblico su; (fig) mantenere l'ordine in

English - Polish - police

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n. policja, rewizja
v. porządek: utrzymać porządek, patrolować, regulować
a. policyjny

English - Portuguese - police

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s. polícia; policiais
v. vigiar; policiar

English - Romanian - police

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n. poliţie, poliţist: poliţişti, poliţie militară
v. păzi ordinea în
a. poliţist

English - Russian - police

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с. полиция, полицейский, полицейские силы, наряд [воен.]; уборка, поддержание чистоты
г. поддерживать порядок, нести полицейскую службу, обеспечивать полицией; охранять, чистить, приводить в порядок, контролировать

English - Turkish - police

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f. polislerle güvenliği sağlamak, güvenliği sağlamak, yönetmek, kontrol altında tutmak, garnizonu temiz tutmak
i. polis, zabıta, inzibat, nöbet, güvenliği sağlama
s. polis

English - Ukrainian - police

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n. поліція, поліцейський: поліцейські, наведення порядку, прибирання, поліс
v. підтримувати порядок, контролювати

French - English - police

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(f) n. police, civil service unit devoted to maintaining law and order; constabulary, police force

German - English - police

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n. policy

English - Dutch - police

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zn. politie; politieagenten
ww. toezicht houden op; van politie voorzien

English - Greek - police

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ουσ. αστυνομία

French - Spanish - police

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1. (général) policía (f)
2. (assurance) póliza de seguro; póliza (f)
3. (général) policía (f); cuerpo de policía

German - Spanish - police

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n. póliza (f)

French - German - police

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n. polizei, police

French - Italian - police

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1. (général) polizia (f)
2. (assurance) polizza assicurativa; polizza d'assicurazione; polizza (f)
3. (général) polizia (f); corpo di polizia

French - Portuguese - police

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1. (général) polícia (f)
2. (assurance) apólice de seguro; apólice (f)
3. (général) polícia (f)

French - Russian - police

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n. полиция (f), полицейские силы (f)

German - French - police

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n. police d'assurance (f), police (f)

German - Italian - police

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n. polizza (f)

German - Russian - police

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n. полис (f)

German - Turkish - police

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i. poliçe (f)

French - Dutch - police

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1. (général) politie (f)
2. (assurance) assurantiepolis (m/f); verzekeringspolis (m/f); polis (m/f)
3. (général) politiemacht (m/f); politiekorps (n); politie (f)

German - Dutch - police

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polis

English - Arabic - police

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‏شرطة، تنظيم المجتمع، دخل الشرطة‏
‏تجند في الشرطة، حافظ على الأمن، ضبط، حفظ النظام‏

English - Chinese - police

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(名) 警察, 警察当局
(动) 管辖, 维持治安

English - Chinese - police

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(名) 警察, 警察當局
(動) 管轄, 維持治安

English - Hindi - police

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n. पुलिस, आरक्षी, नगर-पाल, नगर-रक्षक, नगर-व्यवस्थापक
v. पुलिस द्वारा नगर की रक्षा का प्रबंध करना, इंतिज़ाम रखना, शासन करना, राज्य करना, जाँच करना

English - Japanese - police

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(名) 警察; 警官; 警備隊
(動) 治安を保つ; 管理する

English - Korean - police

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명. 경찰; 치안대, 보안대
동. ...에 경찰을 두다, ...의 치안을 유지하다, 단속하다, 경찰 등으로 단속하다

English - Vietnamese - police

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n. cảnh sát, nhân viên công lực, công an, cảnh sát viên
v. giử trật tự

German - Chinese - police

Pronunciation
[die]警察。警方。保险合同。
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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for police
1. control: regulate, patrol, guard, watch
2. patrolman: policeman, cop, constabulary, officer
Verb forms for police
Present participle: policing
Present: police (3.person: polices)
Past: policed
Future: will police
Present conditional: would police
Present Perfect: have policed (3.person: has policed)
Past Perfect: had policed
Future Perfect: will have policed
Past conditional: would have policed