Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a person wearing a blue coat or uniform; specif.,
- ☆ a U.S. soldier of the 19th cent.
- ☆ a policeman
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A person who wears a blue uniform, especially a police officer.
- blueˈcoatˌed adjective