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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A French policeman.

Usage examples (34)
  • When Rougon heard the word gendarme, he thought he understood her.
  • He finished with a gesture of supreme disgust, as if friendship with a gendarme were the basest of crimes.
  • Cuba has served as a kind of gendarme regarding the drug traffic in the
  • "What is this," the anti-terror gendarme demanded. for more
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