Texas Ranger
noun Date: 1846 a member of a formerly mounted police force in Texas

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Texas Ranger — ☆ Texas Ranger n. any member of a division (Texas Rangers) of the Texas state police …   English World dictionary

  • Texas Ranger — Statue eines Texas Ranger vor dem Texas State Capitol in Austin, vom Künstler Pompeo Coppini Die Texas Rangers wurden 1823 gegründet und sind eine spezielle Polizei und Grenztruppe in Texas. 1823, zwei Jahre nach Beginn der angloamerikanischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Texas Ranger — noun a member of the Texas state highway patrol; formerly a mounted lawman who maintained order on the frontier • Syn: ↑Ranger • Hypernyms: ↑lawman, ↑law officer, ↑peace officer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Texas Ranger — Tẹ|xas Ran|ger [ re:ndʒ̮ɐ] vgl. Ranger …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Texas Ranger — 1. a member of the Texas state police force or, esp. formerly, of the mounted state police. 2. a member of a semiofficial group of settlers organized to fight Indians and maintain order. * * * …   Universalium

  • Texas ranger — Cockney Rhyming Slang Stranger This pub is full of Texas Rangers these days …   English dialects glossary

  • Texas Ranger — Tex′as Rang′er n. amh. a member of a special branch of the Texas state police force, orig. a semiofficial group of mounted settlers organized to fight Indians and maintain order …   From formal English to slang

  • Texas Ranger Division — Infobox Law enforcement agency agencyname = TDPS, Texas Ranger Division commonname = Texas Rangers abbreviation = |200px badge = motto = mottotranslated = formedyear = 1835 formedmonthday = October 17 preceding1 = employees = budget = country =… …   Wikipedia

  • Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum — The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum in Waco, Texas, is the state designated official historical center of the famed Texas Rangers law enforcement agency. It consists of the Homer Garrison, Jr. museum gallery, the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame,… …   Wikipedia

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