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Synonyms for jailhouseˈdʒeɪlˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz

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  1. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey(noun)

    a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

    clink, pokey, poky, jail, slammer, jailhouse, click, gaol


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