One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
policeman, policewoman, officer of the law, law enforcement agent, law enforcement officer, officer
North American patrolman, trooper, roundsman, peace officer
Indian kotwal, jawan
informal cop, jack, uniform
British informal copper, bobby, rozzer, busy, bizzy, plod, PC Plod
North American informal bear
NZ Australian informal walloper, demon
derogatory, informal pig
dated, informal flatfoot, bogey, flattie, woodentop
archaic peeler, runner, bluebottle, finger
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