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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who guards prisoners.

Usage examples (36)
  • The former Tijuana jailor is bound to see things with a different perspective than mine.
  • "Do as I tell you, or I'll call the jailor," John said with a frown.
  • Henry, who succeeded him in 1533, was the famous Lieutenant of the Tower, and the "jailor" of the Princess
  • On reaching the prison the jailor raised objections. for more
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