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parole

noun

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permission given to a prisoner to leave prison before the end of a sentence usually as a reward for behaving well
  • The prisoner will be eligible for parole after three years.
  • He was given a life sentence without the possibility of parole.

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parole

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of parole (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of parole was in 1531

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“Parole.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/parole. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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