Definitions for gaoldʒeɪl
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gaol
jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey(verb)
a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand(verb)
lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
"The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"
To confine in a gaol; to imprison
a place of confinement, especially for minor offenses or provisional imprisonment; a jail
Origin: [See Jail.]
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