calaboose[ kal-uh-boos, kal-uh-boos ]SEE DEFINITION OF calaboose
Synonyms for calaboose
- big cage
- big school
- city hotel
- correctional institution
- detention facility
- house of correction
- house of detention
- the river
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CALABOOSE
They left him in the calaboose with whatever reflections were his.
What are you going to do with that old brigand you've got locked in the calaboose?
Do you know how the man came to be burned up in the calaboose?'
When we got to the calaboose, he unlocked the door and started to put us in.
A Mormon police report is headed, One drunk at the calaboose.
Who knows the truth and speaks too loose In Berlin gets in the calaboose!
He saw John Bunyan running loose, and put him in the calaboose.
Powell called to him, "How much will you charge to haul this load to the calaboose?"
The calaboose was once a livery stable and has never entirely got over it.
Even the prisoners in the calaboose had been released and provided with arms.