death row

noun

Definition of death row

  1. :  a prison area housing inmates sentenced to death —usually used with on prisoners waiting on death row

First Known Use of death row

1894


DEATH ROW Defined for English Language Learners

death row

noun

Definition of death row for English Language Learners

  • : the part of a prison where prisoners who will be killed as punishment for their crimes live until they are killed


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death row

noun

Legal Definition of death row

  1. :  a prison area housing inmates sentenced to death

death row

adjective

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