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What is the noun for jaildom?

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  1. A place or institution for the confinement of persons held in lawful custody or detention, especially for minor offenses or with reference to some future judicial proceeding.
  2. (uncountable) Confinement in a jail.
  3. (horse racing) The condition created by the requirement that a horse claimed in a claiming race not be run at another track for some period of time (usually 30 days).
  4. In dodgeball and related games, the area where players who have been struck by the ball are confined.
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  6. Examples:
    1. “It shows that prisoner discipline is the worst in any Scottish jail and that violence among inmates is rife.”
  1. One who enforces confinement in a jail or prison.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Tina explains that turnkey archaically means jailer and holder of the keys.”
      “Like a jailer who throws you into a prison cell while slipping you the key, Europe simultaneously gave the world despotism and freedom.”
      “Upon processing me, the jailer joked that I had just missed juvenile detention.”
  1. The state or condition of being jailed; imprisonment
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    1. “In the high society of jaildom his official standing would be several degrees below zero.”
      “The feeling of jaildom deepened around them. Neither had ever seen the inside of a prison, but each felt that this surely was what a prison must be like.”
  1. (US) A prison/jail sentence.
  1. One who is jailed; a prisoner.
  1. One who breaks out of jail.
  2. Examples:
    1. “Lynott suffused his songs with images of the lone ranger, the jailbreaker, the downtrodden underdog.”
      “No jailbreaker has been sued or harassed other than to have their warranty denied.”
      “The problem is that there are numerous other hassles that a jailbreaker must endure.”
  1. One who keeps a jail; a jailer.
  1. The role or status of a jailer.
  1. Alternative spelling of jailer
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    1. “The jailor decided that he could safely postpone his visit to Fandor's cell.”
      “Hoping to be contradicted, he told the man he assumed it would be death – but the jailor just looked thoughtful and agreed.”
      “Henriette had reason to consider the jailor a persecutor and to shun his daughter.”
  1. A female jailor.
  1. (obsolete) A female jailer.
  2. Examples:
    1. “As she finished these words, Simon, who was then coming up, heard them, and saw the jaileress place in her pocket the money Maurice had given her.”
  1. plural of jailbreaker
  1. plural of jailership
  1. plural of jailkeeper
  1. plural of jailoress
  1. plural of jaileress
  1. plural of jailee
  1. plural of jailer
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    1. “In The Abduction from the Seraglio, in The Magic Flute, the prisoners will be guarded by jailers whose vigilance must be outwitted.”
      “When Italy capitulates to the Allies, the Italian jailers desert from the prison camp and the prisoners are left to fend for themselves.”
      “There will be so few jobs available that many foolish young men and women will be gulled into becoming their own families' jailers and murderers.”
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