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We found 42 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word jail:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. jail: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. jail: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. jail: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. jail: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. jail: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. Jail, jail: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. jail: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. jail: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. jail: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. jail: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. jail: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. jail: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. jail: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. jail: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. jail: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Jail (Monopoly), Jail (TV series), Jail (disambiguation), Jail (upcoming film), Jail: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Jail: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. jail: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. jail: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. jail: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. jail: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. jail: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. jail: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  24. jail: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. jail: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. jail: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. jail: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. JAIL: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. jail: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. jail: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  4. JAIL: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  5. Jail (American), jail: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Jail (American), Jail (computer security), jail: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. jail: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Jail: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. JAIL: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. JAIL: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. jail: Idioms [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. jail: Golfer's Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (jail)

noun:  a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
verb:  lock up or confine, in or as in a jail

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Phrases that include jail:   jail lock, county jail, claps in jail, city jail, jail breaking, more...

Words similar to jail:   incarcerate, clink, gaol, immure, imprison, jailed, jailhouse, jailing, jug, lag, remand, put away, put behind bars, slammer, more...

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