Definition of Garda noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    Garda

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈɡɑːdə//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɑːrdə//
     
     
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  1. 1the Garda [uncountable] the police force of the Republic of Ireland
  2. 2[countable] (also garda) (pl. gardai
    BrE BrE//ˈɡɑːdiː//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɑːrdiː//
     
    )
    a police officer of the Republic of Ireland
  3. Word Originfrom Irish Garda Síochána ‘Civic Guard’.