Jakes (slang) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /jay-aches/ What does Jakes mean? Police, cops, or law enforcement. Jakes Synonyms: 12, Feds, 5-0, Popo, Pigs, Coppas, Elroys Example sentence: “Knock when you hear the jakes.” Jakes in songs: “Jakes on the blocks we out-clever” – Havoc, Survival of the Fittest. “My shit is on the streets, this […]