What does jailer mean?

Definitions for jailer
ˈdʒeɪ lərjail·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prison guard, jailer, jailor, gaoler, screw, turnkey(noun)

    someone who guards prisoners

Wiktionary

  1. jailer(Noun)

    One who enforces confinement in a jail or prison.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jailer(noun)

    the keeper of a jail or prison

    Etymology: [OE. jailer, gailer, OF. geolier, F. gelier. See Jail.]

How to pronounce jailer?

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How to say jailer in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jailer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jailer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of jailer in a Sentence

  1. Alan Marshall Beck:

    A boy is a magical creature you can lock him out of your workshop, but you can't lock him out of your heart. You can get him out of your study, but you can't get him out of your mind. Might as well give up he is your captor, your jailer, your boss and your master a freckled-faced, pint-sized, cat-chasing bundle of noise. But when you come home at night with only the shattered pieces of your hopes and dreams, he can mend them like new with two magic words Hi, Dad

  2. I. F. Stone:

    Those who set out nobly to be their brother's keeper sometimes end up by becoming his jailer. Every emancipation has in it the seeds of a new slavery, and every truth easily becomes a lie.

  3. John Hargrove:

    Caging and enslaving these animals so you can have a fun day at SeaWorld is not the answer, captivity is still captivity no matter how gentle the jailer or the size of the cell.

  4. John F. Kennedy:

    Conformity is the jailer of freedom, and the enemy of growth.

  5. Anthony Robbins:

    Let fear be a counselor and not a jailer.

Images & Illustrations of jailer

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