Synonyms of prisoner in English:



  • 1 a prisoner serving a life sentence
    informal jailbird, con, lifer
    British informal (old) lag
    North American informal yardbird
    archaic transport
  • 2 the army took several hundred prisoners
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    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
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