A person found or declared guilty of an offense or crime.
A person held by one party in a conflict as security that specified terms will be met by the opposing party.
(Archaic) A person living with others in the same building
A person caught and held prisoner, as in war
A reason, vote, position, etc. in opposition
The definition of a jailbird is a criminal who has been in jail or prison, especially someone who has repeatedly been in prison.
A person who makes a career in the military.
The culprit is defined as the person who is responsible for something, or is the thing that is causing a bad outcome.
Find another word for prisoner. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prisoner, like: convict, hostage, defendant, inmate, captive, con, escapee, jailbird, lifer, pow and detainee.