Keywords: jail, gaol, prison, prisoner, inmate, imprison, jailed, imprisoned

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. A special place where people are kept locked up, usually because they have been found guilty of a crime. English = jail, gaol, prison.
  2. A person who is locked up in a prison. English = prisoner, inmate.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. To put someone into a special place where they are kept locked up, usually because they have been found guilty of a crime. English = jail, gaol, imprison.
  2. To be put into prison. English = (be) jailed, (be) imprisoned.