GENDARME's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of gendarme
Definition:
n. armed policeman in France; French policeman
Example:
Rescuers said they had searched the entire avalanche area and found no trace of the missing climbers. Commander of the local mountain gendarmes said it was possible the bodies were buried deep under the ice and snow.
Sentence in Classic:
The usher, accompanied by a gendarme ready to lend him armed assistance, introduced the convict Brevet.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
A gendarme is one of the most striking objects in the world, even to a man void of uneasiness; but for one who has a timid conscience, and with good cause too, the yellow, blue, and white uniform is really very alarming.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Police were stationed at the brightly lit entrance which was carpeted with red baize, and not only gendarmes but dozens of police officers and even the police master himself stood at the porch.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Either he would require to be expelled from the room by gendarmes, or his friends would have to kick him out into the street.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Cravatte was in possession of the mountains as far as Arche, and beyond; there was danger even with an escort; it merely exposed three or four unfortunate gendarmes to no purpose.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Through this repulsive slang, Marius understood that gendarmes or the police had come near apprehending these two children, and that the latter had escaped.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The door opened, the two gendarmes gently pushed him forward, and the door closed with a loud sound behind him.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context