Synonyms for prison

Synonyms for (noun) prison

Synonyms: prison, prison house

Definition: a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment

Similar words: correctional institution

Definition: a penal institution maintained by the government

Synonyms: prison, prison house

Definition: a prisonlike situation; a place of seeming confinement

Similar words: situation, state of affairs

Definition: the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time

Usage: the present international situation is dangerous; wondered how such a state of affairs had come about; eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation- Franklin D.Roosevelt

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