The definition of an inmate is a person who is confined to an institution such as a prison or mental hospital.
(Law) A person guilty of a major crime; criminal
A person confined in prison, as for some crime
A criminal is defined as a person who has done something illegal.
Find another word for jailbirds. In this page you can discover 4 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for jailbirds, like: inmates, felons, prisoners and criminals.