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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who was at one time a law enforcement officer, but is no longer.

Usage examples (27)
  • "Any of your inmates up there ever been an ex-cop?"
  • Some dramatic testimony from an ex-cop in Canton, Ohio.
  • Jurors were deadlocked on a charge against a third ex-cop.
  • First in was a guy Reacher immediately took for an ex-cop. for more
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