gaol, gaoler

play
gaol, gaol·er \ˈjāl\\ˈjā-lər\

Definition of gaol

  1. chiefly British variant of jail, jailer


Law Dictionary

gaol, gaoler

gaol, gaol·er
  1. chiefly Brit var of jail, jailer



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up gaol? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • alphabet-magnets
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ