Jail
volume
folder open
wordList
Close
British pronunciation/d‌ʒˈe‌ɪl/
American pronunciation/ˈdʒeɪɫ/
01

a place where criminals are put into by law as a form of punishment for their crimes

folder open
wordList
Close
jail definition and meaning
01

to put someone in a designated facility either as punishment or while waiting for legal proceedings

folder open
wordList
Close
to jail definition and meaning
example
Example
examples
The jail guard let out the prisoner for their daily exercise.
The magistrate may give a probation order instead of a jail sentence for certain non-violent offenses.
He is serving a ten-year jail sentence.
Law enforcement may jail individuals accused of serious offenses pending trial.
He landed himself in jail for stealing a car.
download-mobile-app
Download Mobile App
Langeek Mobile Application
Download Application
Shareable cards

Meaning of "Jail"

Meaning of "To jail"
Copyright © 2024 Langeek Inc. | All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2024 Langeek Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy
instagramtelegramlinkedintwitterfacebook
langeek application

Download Mobile App

stars

app store