Definition of jailhouse
: jail 1
Examples of jailhouse in a Sentence
received a tip from an informant inside the county jailhouse
Recent Examples of jailhouse from the Web
Paris Hilton was sentenced today to 45 days at the Century Regional Detention Center, Los Angeles County’s jailhouse for women.
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