Penitentiary synonyms

pĕn'ĭ-tĕn'shə-rē
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Imprisonment
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(Colloquial) Any restrictive environment, such as a harsh academy or home.
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Inflicting or aiming to inflict punishment; punishing.
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Having to do with discipline, or with the imposition of discipline.
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(Medicine) Difficult to treat.
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A penal institution for the discipline, reformation, and training of young or first offenders.
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Any jail or other place of confinement including work camps, jails, reformatories, penitentiaries, and correctional institutions.
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A pen shell.
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Serving as or constituting a means or place of punishment:
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(Scotland) bridge
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Any of various containers usually or traditionally cylindrical, made of metal, and with a separate cover
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(Onomatopoeia) The sound of metal on metal, or glass on glass.
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(US, slang) a prison
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A pen or enclosure for birds.
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Joint is defined as slang for a cheap bar, prison or a marijuana cigarette.
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(Slang) A bottle of whiskey
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A gambling device based on the card game poker
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One who takes part in slam-dance.
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A slight movement:
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A similar fenced or enclosed area, especially one used for protection.
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An institution for the confinement of persons convicted of minor criminal offenses.
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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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(UK, chiefly) A storage unit with a door secured by a padlock or deadbolt; a garage
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A penitentiary.
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(Old, Slang) A jail or guardhouse
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(Slang) A jail
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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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Of, relating to, or expressing penitence.
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Find another word for penitentiary. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for penitentiary, like: jail, prison, punitive, disciplinary, refractory, reformatory, penal institution, pen, penal, brig and can.