House of correction synonyms

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(Historical) Any of the prisons set up in Britain for delinquent boys from 1895 to 1983.
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A place where juvenile offenders or delinquents are held in custody, esp. temporarily pending disposition of their cases by the juvenile court
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(Dated) A penal institution for juveniles, especially males.
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An institution to which young offenders convicted of lesser crimes are sent for training and discipline intended to reform rather than punish them
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(U.S. Navy) A place where offenders are temporarily confined, as on a warship
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(Uncountable) Confinement in a jail.
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(Historical) The main tower of a castle or fortress, located within the castle walls. (According to keep, the word comes "from the Middle English term kype, meaning basket or cask, and was a term applied to the shell keep at Guînes, said to resemble a barrel".)
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(Colloquial) Any restrictive environment, such as a harsh academy or home.
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(UK, chiefly) A storage unit with a door secured by a padlock or deadbolt; a garage
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The definition of a pen is a small yard or animal enclosure, or an tool used to draw or write with ink.
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A penitentiary.
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The definition of a can is a container normally made of metal with a lid.
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A prison or a prison cell; a jail:
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(US, countable or uncountable) a mixed drink, especially one served chilled
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Alternative spelling of co-op.
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(Old, Slang) A jail or guardhouse
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(Geology) A fracture in which the strata are not offset; a geologic joint.
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A sound meant to imitate a nightingale's note
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(Slang) A jail
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A person or thing that slams
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Public disturbance or commotion; tumultuous disorder; seditious uproar.
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A jail.
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(Hurling) The usual means of restarting play after a foul is committed, where the non-offending team restarts from where the foul was committed.
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Find another word for house of correction. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for house of correction, like: borstal, detention center, detention-home, house of detention, reform-school, reformatory, brig, jail, keep, penitentiary and prison.