noun Etymology: Treasury man Date: 1937 a special agent of the United States Treasury Department

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  • T-Man — G Man (Mehrzahl: G Men) ist im Amerikanischen ein Slangausdruck unter Gangstern für einen FBI Beamten. Ursprünglich bezeichnete der Ausdruck jede Art von Bundesagenten/ polizisten/ ermittler, wobei das G für government, ähnlich wie etwa im Wort… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • T-man — n. a federal narcotics agent; a treasury agent. (The T is from treasury.) □ The T men were at the front while Bruno crept out the back. □ It’s curtains for you, T man! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • T-man — [[t]ˈtiˌmæn[/t]] n. pl. T men gov a special investigator of the U.S. Department of the Treasury • Etymology: 1935–40, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • T-man — /tee man /, n., pl. T men. a special investigator of the Department of the Treasury. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

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  • akṛitâ̱t-man — अकृतात्मन् …   Indonesian dictionary

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