Use this domain for words related to imprisoning someone.
697 Prisons and Jails
Louw Nida Codes:
37I Guard, Watch Over
What words refer to the action of putting a person in prison?
put in prison, imprison, to jail, incarcerate, lock up, confine, put in irons, send to prison, commit, put away, captivity,
What is a person called who is imprisoned?
prisoner, jailbird, captive, felon, convict, inmate, prisoner of war
Where are people imprisoned?
prison, brig, can, concentration camp, correctional institution, death camp, dungeon, house of correction, jail, jailhouse, county jail, joint, pen, penal colony, penitentiary, federal penitentiary, pound, reformatory, slammer, stockade,
What are the parts of a prison?
cell, cellblock, bars, stocks, death row, solitary confinement, cooler,
Who are the staff of a prison?
prison warden, prison guard, jailer, keeper, turnkey, warder
What words refer to the action of restraining a prisoner?
restrain, control, to handcuff, tie up, put in chains, to bind, put in the stocks, to gag
What means are used to restrain prisoners?
restraints, handcuffs, chains, bonds, stocks, gag
What words are used of escaping from prison?
escape, break out of jail, jailbreak, escapee, escaped prisoner, be on the run
What words refer to the process of serving a sentence?
serve your sentence
What words refer to the process of completing a sentence?
complete your sentence, serve out the sentence, fulfill your sentence
What words refer to the action of releasing a person from prison?
release, let go, let out of prison, set free