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jailed

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

taken and held prisoner
  • the jailed protestors were noisily demanding to see their lawyers

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jailed

verb
past tense of jail

Synonyms & Antonyms of jailed (Entry 2 of 2)

to put in or as if in prison
  • threatened to jail the punks if they so much as jaywalked

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“Jailed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jailed. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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