Definition of conjugal visit in English:

conjugal visit

Syllabification: con·ju·gal vis·it

noun

Law
  • A visit to a prisoner, by the spouse of the prisoner, especially for sexual relations.
    More example sentences
    • One time we got to spend one Christmas on a conjugal visit before they took conjugal visits away from lifers.
    • Prisoners, even life prisoners with no privileges of conjugal visits, have been held to have a constitutional right to marry.
    • Yes, our wives would visit us, but not in the sense of a conjugal visit, where you can have physical contact with them.

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