policemannoun [C]uk /pəˈliːs.mən/ us /pəˈliːs.mən/ (plural -men /-mən/ )
- The youths scuffled with the policeman, then escaped down the lane.
- The policeman walked along the street, shining a torch into every car.
- The traffic lights were out of order, but there was a policeman directing the traffic.
- "And where do you think you're going?" demanded the policeman.
- He said that two policemen assaulted him while he was in custody.