calaboose definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly Southern & west U.S. the jail.
    • A prison or gaol/jail.
    • A prison; a jail.
    • A prison; specially, a common prison or lockup.

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  • Sentence for "calaboose"
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  • Urban Dictionary for "calaboose"
    • Jail, hoosegow. From Sp. "calabozo."
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