in the line of duty

in the line of duty
if you do something in the line of duty, or if something happens to you in the line of duty, you do it or it happens as a part of your job.

He was killed in the line of duty.


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  • In the Line of Duty — (chinesisch 皇家師姐 / 皇家师姐 huángjiā shījiě, kant. Wong gaa si ze) ist eine Filmreihe aus Hongkong, produziert von D B Films Company Ltd mit der Intention einer Serie von Girls With Guns. Der Star der ersten beiden Teile war… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • in the line of duty — {adj. phr.} Done or happening as part of a job. * /The policeman was shot in the line of duty./ * /The soldier had to clean his rifle in the line of duty./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the line of duty — {adj. phr.} Done or happening as part of a job. * /The policeman was shot in the line of duty./ * /The soldier had to clean his rifle in the line of duty./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Beyond the Line of Duty — Infobox Film name = Beyond the Line of Duty image size = caption = director = Lewis Seiler producer = Gordon Hollingshead writer = Edwin Gilbert narrator = starring = Ronald Reagan music = cinematography = Arthur L. Todd editing = distributor =… …   Wikipedia

  • in the line of duty — phrase while working The police officer was killed in the line of duty. Thesaurus: employed and in employmenthyponym Main entry: line * * * while one is working (used mainly of police officers firefighters, or soldiers) * * * in the ˌline of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • In the Line of Duty — may refer to:*In the Line of Duty (film) *In the Line of Duty (Stargate SG 1) …   Wikipedia

  • In the Line of Duty 4 — (Wong ga si je ji IV: Jik gik jing yan) est un film hongkongais réalisé par Yuen Woo ping, sorti en 1991. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Distribution 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • in\ the\ line\ of\ duty — adj. phr. Done or happening as part of a job. The policeman was shot in the line of duty. The soldier had to clean his rifle in the line of duty …   Словарь американских идиом

  • in the line of duty — done or happening as part of a job The police officer was killed in the line of duty during the bank robbery …   Idioms and examples

  • in (the) line of duty — idi in (the) line of duty, in the execution of one s duties, esp. with regard to the responsibility for life and death …   From formal English to slang

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