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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A local jail.

Usage examples (34)
  • The "calaboose" was situated at the far end of Main
  • "He stayed down to the 'calaboose' to guard the prisoners," said
  • They entered the "calaboose," which now had all the looks and odours of
  • The horizontal ray struck through the grating of the "calaboose" at the corner of the godown I was skirting. for more
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