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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person serving a sentence in a jail or prison; One of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital); A patient who is residing in the hospital where he is being treated.

Usage examples (35)
  • (Another inmate, Robert Glen Coe, is to receive a lethal injection the day before Workman.)
  • This inmate is a recidivist of long standing and has no trouble in adjusting to prison routines ...
  • This officer indicates that the inmate is a mature, fairly stable individual in whose life the prison sentence is an isolated incident.
  • An inmate is not a resident of his former district. for more
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