Carabiniere



a member of the Italian national police force, organized as a military unit and charged with maintaining public security and order as well as assisting local police.
carbineer.
Historical Examples

The carabiniere is soft and will go any way, though always with some interest.
Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence

Yes, and also, chimes in the carabiniere, the peasants don’t want to work the land.
Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence

She wrenched herself away, went up to the carabiniere, who stood at the corner, and spoke to him.
Olive in Italy Moray Dalton

Once a carabiniere asked her where she was going, why she walked alone so in the disturbed city.
The Furnace Rose Macaulay

noun (pl) -ri (-ri)
an Italian national policeman

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