Definition of death row
- prisoners waiting on death row
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'death row.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: the part of a prison where prisoners who will be killed as punishment for their crimes live until they are killed
What made you want to look up death row? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
Find the Cousins