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British English: /pəˈliːs/
American English: /pəˈlis/

Translation of police in Italian:


  • 1+ verbo pl. (official body)the police
    la polizia
    to be in the police
    fare parte della polizia
    to assist the police with their enquiries [euphemistic]
    essere ascoltato dalla polizia
    before n (action, involvement, intervention, protection, raid, car, operation, vehicle, presence, escort)
    della polizia
  • 2 (men and women)
    poliziotti (masculine plural)

transitive verb

  • 1 (keep order)
    mantenere l'ordine in (area)
  • 3 (staff with police)to police a demonstration, a match
    assicurare il servizio d'ordine a una manifestazione, una partita
  • 4 (monitor)
    vigilare su (measures, regulations)
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