boys in blue

the boys in blue

The police (who often wear blue uniforms). We always like to show our support for the boys in blue by donating to police charities.
See also: blue, boy

boys in blue

policemen; the police. informal
See also: blue, boy

the boys in ˈblue

(old-fashioned, informal or humorous) police officers: If you’re not careful, you’ll get a visit from the boys in blue!
See also: blue, boy

boys in blue

verb
See also: blue, boy
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