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Urban slang for police officers. Derived from the police drama "Hawaii 5-0."
Five-O is following us, and we've got six bags of crack in the trunk. Damn, we're doomed.
by GuidoPosse69 February 08, 2005
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n. Short for police officers. Originated from the TV show Hawaii 5-0 which was a copp show in the 1970's. Hawaii is the 50th state, hence the nickname "5-0".
Put that blunt out, five-o, five-o!
by thug4life September 29, 2002
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An expression that is used to tell people that a police is around.
Yo! Five O is down tha street
by Alex March 04, 2004
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refers to police / law enforcement. From the TV show "Hawaii 5-0" about the 50th State's Police Department.
"Are you mofo's 5-0 ?? "
by CCC_Trinity June 02, 2005
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Five O - n. its very simple this word = THE POLICE!
The Five O likes to beat on minorities.
by Kale March 29, 2006
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A generalization of the name of the Honolulu Police (as in the old TV program "Hawaii 5-0") to refer to any police agency or generic cop(s).
Douse that doob, man, the five - o is on our ass!
by LYQUOR June 21, 2007
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although it does come from hawaii 5-0, my undestanding is that it specified undercover officers, or detectives
Yo, you think he's five-o? wait til he leaves before you light that shit.
by swervon 617 October 25, 2007
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