Gendarme - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈʒɑːndɑːrm|  American pronunciation of the word gendarme
Brit.  |ˈʒɒndɑːm|  British pronunciation of the word gendarme

noun

- a French policeman

Examples

...the senator reiterated his conviction that it is not the role of the United States to be a kind of global gendarme...

Word forms

noun
singular: gendarme
plural: gendarmes
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