flatty


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flatfoot

slang A police officer. Please, that old flatfoot will never be able to catch up to us once we run out of the store.

flatty

slang, noun A police officer. Please, that old flatty will never be able to catch up to us once we run out of the store.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

flatfoot

and flatty
n. a police officer, especially a foot patrol officer. (Older.) Think about how the flatfoot on the beat is affected by this cold. There’s a flatty on the corner. Go ask him for some help.

flatty

verb
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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