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synonyms for jailer

  • prison guard
  • guard
  • turnkey
  • correctional officer
  • corrections officer
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The nation is the world’s leading jailer, with people of color disproportionately represented.
THIS IS WHAT DEREK CHAUVIN’S SENTENCE SHOULD BEPAUL BUTLERJUNE 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Yesypenko was given a written text to read aloud and forced to answer questions in the way his jailers demanded.
JAILED JOURNALIST IN RUSSIA SAYS HE FALSELY CONFESSED AFTER ELECTRIC SHOCK TORTUREJULIA DAVISMAY 28, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Jamie Mosley, a county jailer, joined him and threw a shirt on the fire.
KENTUCKY PRESIDENT, JOHN CALIPARI BACK PLAYERS WHO WERE CRITICIZED FOR ANTHEM PROTESTCINDY BORENJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
After the demonstration, a county sheriff in Kentucky posted a video in which he and a jailer burned Wildcats merchandise, and officials in another county proposed the state reallocate funds to the university.
KENTUCKY PRESIDENT, JOHN CALIPARI BACK PLAYERS WHO WERE CRITICIZED FOR ANTHEM PROTESTCINDY BORENJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Anchorage Police Department and jailers had another chance to obtain Mosley’s DNA and add it to the database in 2015, when he was arrested for punching his girlfriend in the face and pleaded guilty to domestic violence assault.
ALASKA REQUIRES DNA BE COLLECTED FROM PEOPLE ARRESTED FOR VIOLENT CRIMES. MANY POLICE HAVE IGNORED THAT.BY KYLE HOPKINS, ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWSDECEMBER 31, 2020PROPUBLICA
Tying Egypt for leading jailer of journalists, Saudi Arabia held 26 journalists behind bars according to CPJ’s 2019 prison census.
THESE 10 FEMALE JOURNALISTS DESERVE JUSTICE IMMEDIATELYBRETT HAENSELOCTOBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
The jailer's wife was a kind woman, and immediately felt the power of the attractions of her fascinating prisoner.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The jailer and his wife were both charmed with their prisoner, and invited her to dine with them that day.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Ten pence was to be paid to the jailer for the furniture he put into the cell; ten pence only remained for food.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
But the longest red-letter day has its ending, and time and tide beckon one with the brutality of an impatient jailer.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JAILER

  • conqueror
  • conquistador
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  • holder
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  • master
  • overlord
  • owner
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  • subjugator
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.