Frequent question: How do you say ambulance in Britain?

How do the British say police?

“Dibble” has been adopted as a British-English derogatory slang term for a police officer. Filth – Normally “The Filth”, UK, the police. Inspiration for the Irvine Welsh novel Filth. Fuzz – As “the fuzz”, used as slang for police officers; of unknown origin.

How do the British pronounce bus?

2 syllables: “BUS” + “iz”

Why do British police say Guv?

Guv is used by prisoners in the UK as a respectful (but informal, even friendly) form of address for male prison officers of all ranks. Female officers are addressed as miss, regardless of their marital status.

What does R and P mean in police talk?

R&P. Rape & Pillage. R&P. Rhythm & Police (Dance Dance Revolution)

Why are British police called the fuzz?

This was a 1960’s hippy expression and it referred to hair or lack of it. Hippies had long hair whereas, by comparison, policemen had only fuzz. Hence the nickname.

How is mischievous pronounced?

Mischievous pronunciation: Mischievous is pronounced as three syllables: mis-chuh-ves.

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