Poacher Turned Gamekeeper

What Does "Poacher Turned Gamekeeper" Mean?

"Poacher turned gamekeeper" is an English idiom. It means "a person who previously engaged in illegal or unethical activities but has since switched to a more responsible or lawful role, often involving enforcement or protection."

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