Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word pulis in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word pulis:

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[noun]  police; police officer; policeman; policewoman

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Inimbestigahán ng pulís si Dennis. 
The police investigated Dennis.
Paano nadídiskubré ng pulís ang kuta ng mga kriminál?
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How does the police discover the criminal hideout?
Lumálabág ang mga pulís sa karapatáng pantao
The law enforcers are violating human rights.
Hinuli si John ng mga pulís.
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John was apprehended by the police.
Huwág kang susu sa pulís.
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Don't surrender to the police.
Sasailalim ang magkapatíd sa proteksiyón ng pulís
The siblings will come under police protection.
Tinátawagan ng babae ang pulís
The woman is calling the police.
Huwág mong lahatín ang mga pulís
Don't make generalizations about the police.
Natagpuán ng mga pulís ang droga kay Gerald. 
The police found illegal drugs in Gerald's possession.
Inaresto ng pulís ang mágnanakaw
The policeman arrested the thief.
Kinabahán si Mary nang makariníg siyá ng sirena ng pulís
Mary got nervous when she heard a police car siren.
Nahuli na ng mga pulís ang tumakas na kriminál
The police already caught the criminal who escaped.
Nanlabán ang mágnanakaw nang mahuli siyá ng mga pulís
The robber struggled with the policemen when they caught him.
Pinápalabás ng mga pulís na si Nick ang may kasalanan
The police are making it appear that Nick was the one at fault.
Kailangan tingnán ng pulís ang pasaporte ni John. 
The police officer needs to look at John's passport.
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policepolice officerpolicemanpolicewoman
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