Definition of DHS in US English:



  • ‘the DHS is inviting proposals from technology companies willing to invent a scanner that can identify concealed weapons’
    • ‘They are in DHS custody at this point.’
    • ‘Members of Congress say the DHS has repeatedly refused to tell them the purpose of procuring such large amounts of ammo.’
    • ‘Leaked documents reveal a joint DHS/FEMA national effort to counter on-line dissent against big government.’
    • ‘The DHS's National Cybersecurity Division was given a $442 million budget in 2012.’
    • ‘At DHS, keeping the U.S. safe meant she was sometimes under attack.’