What does jail mean?

jail in AZ Dictionary

(n) a location the confinement of persons in lawful detention, specially people awaiting test under regional jurisdiction.
(n) Detention in a jail.
(n) a spot when it comes to confinement of persons held in lawful custody or detention, especially for small offenses or with regards to some future judicial proceeding.
(v) To detain in or as if in a jail.
(v) To imprison.
(v) To imprison.
(v) secure or limit, in or as in a jail
To confine in or as though in a jail; imprison.

jail in Community Dictionary

School. by Vera AnkneyReport definition
1.A location for the confinement of persons in lawful detention, especially individuals waiting for trial under neighborhood jurisdiction. 2.Detention in a jail by EmanuelReport definition
Slavery of 21st century in the United States. Major corporations would rather purchase building more prisons than knowledge and/or employing more people with healthy benefits. by Idella WhippleReport definition
being confined to a certain area that always has the aroma of the combination of piss, shit, legs, ass, nuts, body smell, lysol, and mildew for a preset or indefinite period of time. Characteristics consist of a 64 sq ft area with a sliding home which contains a number of iron pubs that's established remotely. The room also includes a stainless shitter(def #2) that includesn't been washed since 1989 and a bed that most likely was urinated over and jacked off on 1000s of times.(so I heard)also clink, iron city, lockdown, container, and bighouse by Manual JusticeReport definition
-The household for the rapes.-The raping world.-Faggot manufacturer. by Virgie KerseyReport definition
a spot in which crips, bloods, and Pachucos are because happy as clams, but where crooked entrepreneurs are nervous and should never bend over. by Cyrstal VarneyReport definition
A government had center that claims to either correct or teach wronged or uneducated people however in reality is a front that makes income the condition. by CesarReport definition

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  • Sentence for "jail"
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  • Quotes for "jail"
  • Synonym for "jail"
    • imprison, prison, confine
  • Verb Forms for "jail"
    • jailed, jailing, jails
  • Phrases for "jail"
    • county jail, jail sentence, jail escapee, to jail, jailers jail
  • Rhyme for "jail"
    • Bayle, Braille, Dail, Dale, Gael
  • Hypernym for "jail"
    • detain, confine
  • Cross Reference for "jail"
    • to break jail, jail liberties
  • Equivalent for "jail"
    • jail limits
  • Same Context for "jail"
    • prison, gaol, dungeon, inn, imprisonment
  • Variant for "jail"
    • gaol
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