boys in blue
the boys in blue
slang The police (who often wear blue uniforms). We always like to show our support for the boys in blue by donating to police charities.
boys in bluepolicemen; the police. informal
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!
boys in blueverb
See men in blue