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Synonyms for inmateˈɪnˌmeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inmate(noun)

    one of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital)

    convict, yardbird, yard bird, con, inpatient

  2. inpatient, inmate(noun)

    a patient who is residing in the hospital where he is being treated

    inmate, convict, yardbird, yard bird, con, inpatient

  3. convict, con, inmate, yard bird, yardbird(noun)

    a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison

    confidence game, bunco, inpatient, hustle, convict, bunko, confidence trick, bunko game, con game, gyp, yard bird, bunco game, con, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inmate(n.)

    fellow-lodger, fellow-boarder

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

prisoner, detainee, detained, convict, detainees, inmates, held, prisoners, lodger, offender, prison

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