mounties mounties  /ˈmaʊn tiz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the federal police force of Canada

Usage(s):

  • He dreams moodily of going to Canada and establishing a police force equal in every respect to the Mounties.

News

  1. Mount Greylock boys' tennis eliminated in state semifinal

    Wednesday June 12, 2013 LUDLOW -- They didn't know it at first, but as their third set wore on, Nathan Majumder and Alex White figured it out. Their No. 2 doubles match was the deciding point. They needed another break to go their way late in the third set, but couldn't find it. Bromfield did in the final game for a 6-0, 1-6, 6-4 win, giving Bromfield a 3-2 win over the Mounties
    on June 13, 2013     Source: North Adams Transcript

  2. P-O softball semifinal postponed to Tuesday

    The Philipsburg-Osceola Lady Mounties got an added break from the weather.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Altoona Mirror

  3. Montclair High boys golf has season to build on

    Mounties finish the season with an 8-11 record.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Record

Quotes

  1. "If these boats get stuck : they have to send someone back in there to lighten the load on the boat," said Lutz, who has been on the ride when a guest or two was asked to disembark. "They've even built a platform next to that [Mounties] curve...
    on Nov 8, 2007 By: Al Lutz Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Dave did not like the Mounties at all," Kenny said.
    on Feb 18, 2009 By: Colin Kenny Source: Winnipeg Free Press

  3. "We're like the Mounties. . . we got our man," Adam Rita, Argos GM and vice-president of football operations, said in a statement. "We believe with his versatility, Stokes can bring an added dimension to our offence. He can play receiver,...
    on Feb 19, 2006 By: Adam Rita Source: CBC.ca

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