Definition of po-po in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpōpō/


(the po-po or the po-pos) US informal
The police: he had no idea the po-po had been following him
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  • Other Special Luxury features: - Secret gun compartments, guaranteed to fool the "po-po".
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  • Who hasn't been harassed by the "po-po" in a fish joint?


1990s: reduplicated abbreviation of police.

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Syllabification: po-po

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