noun, plural shamuses. Slang.
a police officer.
noun (pl) -muses
(US, slang) a police or private detective
noun, plural Shans (especially collectively) Shan. 1. a group of Mongoloid tribes in the hills of Burma. 2. a language spoken in the Shan States and belonging to the Tai group of languages. noun 1. (pl) Shans, Shan. a member of a Mongoloid people living in Myanmar, Thailand, and SW China 2. the language or […]
noun 1. a person or thing that shakes. 2. a container with a perforated top from which a seasoning, condiment, sugar, flour, or the like is shaken onto food. 3. any of various containers for shaking beverages to mix the ingredients: a cocktail shaker. 4. a dredger or caster. 5. (initial capital letter) a member […]
noun 1. an old-fashioned hooded chaise. 2. a rickety, old-fashioned conveyance. noun 1. a two-wheeled cart or chaise, esp one with a hood 2. any decrepit old-fashioned conveyance