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Meaning of G-men in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF G-MEN

ˈdʒiːˌmen play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF G-MEN

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WHAT DOES G-MEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

G-Man

G-Man may refer to: ▪ G-Man, short for "Government Man", slang for agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and similar organizations ▪ G Men, a 1935 Hollywood crime film ▪ G-Man, 1986 ▪ G-Man, 1996 ▪ G-Man, a comic written by Chris Giarrusso ▪ G-Man, a character in the Half-Life computer game series who is dressed like a government official ▪ G-men, a monthly Japanese magazine for gay men ▪ New York Giants, a National Football League team nicknamed G-Men ▪ The Pleazers, a 1960s Australian band originally named G-Men ▪ G-Men, a reference to a detectives of the Dublin Metropolitan Police force's G Division in early-20th-century Ireland ▪ Gideon "G-Man" Graves, character from the Scott Pilgrim graphic novel series and movie...
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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE G-MEN

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Synonyms and antonyms of G-men in the English dictionary of synonyms

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WORDS RELATING TO «G-MEN»

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G - 男人
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G -men
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G-men
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जी पुरुषों
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G- الرجال
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G- мужчины
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G-men
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G- hommes
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G- Männer
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G-男性
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G- 남자
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G -men
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G -men
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G -men
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G -чоловіки
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G -men
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G -men
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G- manne
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G- män
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G -menn
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Trends of use of G-men

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about G-men

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «G-MEN»

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Joyce and the G-Men: J. Edgar Hoover's Manipulation of Modernism
Buy this book now, before today's little Hoovers ban it.
autorClaire A. Culleton, 2004
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G-men, Hoover's FBI in American popular culture
Examines the changing image of the FBI, looks at the portrayal of crime, criminals, and detectives in the media, and explains how the FBI deliberately cultivated its heroic image
autorRichard Gid Powers, 1983
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War on Crime: Bandits, G-men, and the Politics of Mass Culture
The first book to look at the structural, legal, and cultural aspects of J. Edgar Hoover's war on crime in the 1930s, a New Deal campaign which forged new links between citizenship, federal policing, and the ideal of centralized government.
autorClaire Bond Potter, 1998
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G-men and gangsters: partners in crime
G-Men and Gangsters is full of shocking revelations and raises questions about the government's potential reluctance to apprehend Bulger, America's most wanted fugitive criminal.
autorDominic Spinale, 2004
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J. Edgar Hoover and His G-men
This volume explores Hoover's early career, from his creation of a hard-hitting army of 600 G-men to the apprehension of such legendary desperadoes as Baby Face Nelson and Pretty Boy Floyd.
autorWilliam B. Breuer, 1995
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The FBI: A Comprehensive Reference Guide
These fantasy G-men dispensed with the red tape Hoover wrapped around comic book heroes who wanted real FBI credentials. From the beginning, American popular culture knew two FBIs. The FBI agents sponsored by the Bureau, ...
autorAthan G. Theoharis, 1999
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The Great Depression in America: A Cultural Encyclopedia
A similar film that year, one that revolved around kidnapping and G-men, was Show Them No Mercy! It also highlighted the resourcefulness of federal agents. With an astute program of public relations, the bureau cultivated the image of an  ...
autorWilliam H. Young, Nancy K. Young, 2007
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G-Men & F.B.I. Toys and Collectibles
This much-needed guide contains 600 fantastic color photos of G-Men and F.B.I. antique toys and related collectibles from the mid-1930s to the present.
autorHarry A. Whitworth, 1997
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Dillinger: The Untold Story
The official post-Hoover FBI story has that term being coined on September 26, 1933, by Machine Gun Kelly, who is supposed to have thrown up his hands and pleaded, "Don't shoot, G-men!" Since the Urschel kidnapping was still the ...
autorGeorge Russell Girardin, William J. Helmer, Rick Mattix, 2004
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LIFE
13-14, G-men arrested 17 members of a secret group within the so-called " Christian Front" in New York for conspiring to overthrow the U. S. Government by force. After they had been photographed for the "Rogues Gallery" (below and right), ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «G-MEN»

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Redskins victimized by Supreme Court license-plate case
The Redskins ruling will be appealed. Meanwhile, Washington's team should change its logo to a red bliss potato. Let the G-Men ponder that ... «Fond du Lac Reporter, Jul 15»
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San Francisco Giants roster rundown: Prospects (Martinez, Fox), call …
In the last seven days alone, the G-Men have inked 15 international prospects —including one kid whose name might trump his talent—and are ... «Around the Foghorn, Jul 15»
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Tom Coughlin is on the perpetual hot seat
... well as his only two below .500 seasons with the G-Men aside from his first year with the club when he inherited a 4-12 team and went 6-10. «Scout, Jul 15»
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Geoff Schwartz on JPP's Possible Absence: 'We Need Him' [AUDIO]
While the Giants players await to see the full effects of Jason Pierre-Paul's hand injury, the value of having the G-Men's 2010 first round pick ... «WTMM 104.5 The Team - ESPN Radio, Jul 15»
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Giants pull $60 million offer to JPP after fireworks stunt lands star in …
The G-Men pulled a $60 million offer from the table, according to an NFL.com report, after Pierre-Paul turned up in the hospital with a hand ... «The Trentonian, Jul 15»
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John Cofield on Oxford: No. 2 Falkner vs. No. 1 Dillinger
... a few brief moments on a hot '34 Summer night on a Chicago sidewalk when he and his outfit of Hoover's G-Men took out public enemy No.1, ... «HottyToddy.com, Jul 15»
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Junior varsity Grenadiers earn crucial win
Halfback Connor Allan led the G-Men with two touchdowns, including a back-breaking major early in the third quarter that put the host team up ... «The Kingston Whig-Standard, Jul 15»
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Garrettsville Garfield girls basketball player Grayson Rose makes …
With the help of Rose, the G-Men improved from a 1-20 record four seasons ago to win their first district title since 1998. This past season Rose ... «cleveland.com, Jul 15»
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Eagles' 2016 Super Bowl odds have changed
Both of these team's odds also got worse since last time; the G-Men were previously 25/1 and Washington was 100/1. This is what I previously ... «Bleeding Green Nation, Jul 15»
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2015 Season Preview: New York Giants
While my heart wants the G-Men to do well, I just don't see it happening. They don't have the talent base that division rivals Philadelphia and ... «National Football Post, Jul 15»
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