Definition Of prison

noun

a building (or vessel) in which people are legally held as a punishment for crimes they have committed or while awaiting trial.

he died in prison

imprison.

the young man prisoned behind the doors

Example Of prison

  • prison life

  • prison sentence

  • And it would not even be necessary for the suspect to commit a crime for them to face a prison sentence.

  • both men were sent to prison

  • does prison work?


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