} } State police | Define State police at Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

state police

a police force under state authority rather than under the authority of a city or county in the state.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for state police
  • Yet, to be generous, it was partly a response to the inadequacy of the state police.
  • state police estimated that wreckage was strewn for nearly a mile in both directions.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for state police

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for state

Scrabble Words With Friends