Definitions for jailhouseˈdʒeɪlˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jailhouse

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey(noun)

    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)

Wiktionary

  1. jailhouse(Noun)

    A building containing a jail.

  2. Origin: jail + house

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Wilson:

    My nightmare continues, none of the other stuff that's involved the jailhouse informants talking to somebody, the evidence the sheriffs withheld or did not withhold who cares? The fundamentals of the case is that he killed those eight people that day and he needs to pay for that.

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