English version

lawman

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Police
lawmanlaw‧man /ˈlɔːmæn $ ˈlɒː-/ noun (plural lawmen /-men/) [countable]  American English informalSCPLAW any officer who is responsible for making sure that the law is obeyed
Examples from the Corpus
lawmanIn 32 years as a lawman, Reeves made some 3,000 arrests and killed some 14 men.Tall, trim and square of jaw, he looks more like a lawman than an outlaw.He was the best lawman the Old West has ever known.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.