Definition of flying squad noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


flying squad

BrE BrE//ˈflaɪɪŋ skwɒd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈflaɪɪŋ skwɑːd//
(also the Flying Squad) [countable + singular or plural verb] The police
jump to other results
a group of police officers in Britain who are ready to travel very quickly to the scene of a serious crime See related entries: The police