policenoun [ plural ]uk /pəˈliːs/ us /pəˈliːs/
- The police are appealing to the public for any information about the missing girl.
- The police gave out road-safety booklets to the children.
- Get out of here now or I'll call the police.
- When she was stopped by the police for speeding, she gave them a false name and address.
- The role of the police is to ensure that the law is obeyed.
policeverb [ T ]uk /pəˈliːs/ us /pəˈliːs/