Synonyms and Antonyms of prisons
- the ongoing debate whether drug users should go to prison
bastilles, big houses [slang], bridewells, brigs, calabooses, cans, clinks [slang], coolers, coops, guardrooms, hocks, holds, hoosegows, jails, jailhouses, joints [slang], jugs, lockups, nicks [British slang], pens, penitentiaries, pokeys [slang], quods [British slang], slams, slammers, stirs [slang], stockades, tolbooths [Scottish]
- the view that prison does nothing to cure the criminal—if anything, it makes him worse
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