Definition of lawman noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

lawman

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈlɔmən//
 
, NAmE//ˈlɔmæn//
 
(pl. lawmen
NAmE//ˈlɔmən//
 
, NAmE//ˈlɔmɛn//
 
)
 
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an officer responsible for keeping law and order, especially a sheriff
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: lawman