po-po

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po-po

slang The police or a police officer. Watch your back, Tom—po-po coming up behind us. They got a po-po stationed at the front.

popo

n. (Streets.) the police. The popo just picked up that stewed dude.
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According to Nowie, the group discovered a new supplier that will allow them to develop more seafood dishes on their menu, including The Sunny Side Cafeacute's Arroz de Marisco, Spicebird's Piri Piri Crab, Popo's Typhoon Shelter Prawns, and my all-time favorite Supermagic's Shrimp Rolls with Umami Dust.
We see the familiar tourist tropes--market women, donkeys, drums, scantily clad children, and the Citadel--but from Popo's perspective.
Rather, by presenting Popo's peasant family as closely-knit, industrious and loving, centered around a caring patriarch and the principle of shared, cooperative labour, Bontemps and Hughes invited readers to identify and empathize with Haitians and people of African descent as equals; they presented the peasant mode of production as an alternative form of modernity, providing a strong, liberated culture and economy (Smith 2004, 240).
Popo's is an empowered gaze over the land and possibility lying before him,), similar to the 'Monarch-of-all-I survey' gaze Mary Louise Pratt describes as characteristic of European discovery narratives (Pratt 1992, 201-2).
Yet unlike Hughes who traveled to the Citadel three times, Popo's family do not even think about going to the Citadel--they could not afford it (Hughes et al.
Popo is apprenticed to his uncle a carpenter who is older and better off than Popo's father; Henry and Henrietta are the guests of their great uncle, who is older and wealthier than their father.
9.01 (480m): Popo's Baby, Killacolla Honey, Unknown Moyes, Blackhouse Tubbs, Adamant Marie (W), Jumeirah Orlando (W).
Popo's fires reflect the bombas that explode in mid-air causing mild, repeating heart attacks for touristas in town during a festival for this or that saint or sacred virgin.
Each year, Popo's students serve as public relations representatives for various school and community functions.
A spectacular eruption in December 2000 had the scientific community raving at what they believed was Popo's biggest explosion in a millennium.
Before the current cycle of activity that began in December 1994, Amecameca, which is located in the State of Mexico, was a popular stop for people hiking up to Popo's peak.
But reaching the Paso de Cortes, the path between the two volcanoes the conqueror took on his triumphant march to Mexico City and 7 km from Popo's crater, it is hard not to feel an adrenaline rush.
However, Popo's naive romanticism seems to stem more from his extreme youth than from his ethnicity.
Popo's real "education" in the ways of American women, however, does no occur until Alicia's ex-husband, the satirically named Edward Winterbottom, arrives on the scene and Alicia forgets Popo in her focus on reviving that romance.
In this text, the omniscient narrator sometimes identifies with Popo's perspective but at other times reflects the predictably narrow attitudes of the American visitors.