I drove downtown to LAPD headquarters, Parker Center, and parked next to a cruiser.
Suddenly the ammo inside the cruiser started to pop off, fueled by the fire.
A cruiser shows up and eyes narrow and citizens often withdraw.
When McDade allegedly made a move at his waistband, the officer in the cruiser opened fire, according to police.
I decided to leave, but parking next to a LAPD cruiser turned out to be a really bad idea.
Suddenly a wild cheer rose from the deck of the United States cruiser.
If I fell in with an enemy's cruiser or a privateer I must expect to be stripped.
Almost immediately I caught sight of the first cruiser and two others.
When the cruiser "Honolulu" made its trial run in the spring of 1938, Boldt was on board.
The third day from Porto Rico found the cruiser lying off Mulas.
1670s, agent noun from cruise (v.), or, probably, borrowed from similar words in neighboring languages (e.g. Dutch kruiser, French croiseur), originally a warship built to cruise and protect commerce or chase hostile ships (but in 18c. often applied to privateers); meaning "one who cruises for sex partners" is from 1903, in later use mostly of homosexuals; as a boxing weight class, from 1920; meaning "police patrol car" is 1929, American English.