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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The secret state police in Nazi Germany.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : The new regime is using gestapo tactics
  • I see the joke gestapo is out in full force today.
  • This kind of behavior by the intolerant tolerance gestapo is going to break the back of this country.
  • Kept looking at the front door to see if the gestapo was about to break in. for more
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