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jailhouse

Syllabification: jail·house
Pronunciation: /ˈjālˌhous
 
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Definition of jailhouse in English:

noun

North American
A prison.
Example sentences
  • CompuDyne also supplies security and specialty engineering and telecom products to the military and intelligence agencies, electronic security products for prisons, and all-steel jailhouses.
  • The first morning they visited the jailhouse, two prisoners were behind bars.
  • I had them placed into protective custody at the jailhouse in Hamburg.

Words that rhyme with jailhouse

alehouse

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