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  • nounjail
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Synonyms for penitentiary

noun jail
  • lockup
  • prison
  • campus
  • can
  • college
  • cooler
  • inside
  • joint
  • pen
  • reformatory
  • slammer
  • stockade
  • big house
  • correctional institution
  • penal institution

More words related to penitentiary

big house

noun. penal institution

jail

noun. place for incarceration

lockup

noun. jail

pen

noun. enclosure

penal institution

noun. correctional facility

pokey

noun. jail
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