English to Danish Meaning :: jail

Jail :
fængsel
fængsel - fængselfængselfængsletfængslingfængsler
 
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Noun(1) A correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)(2) Place for incarceration
Verb(1) Lock up or confine(2) In or as in a jail(3) Incarcerate

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(1) At my hearing, I was sentenced to twelve months imprisonment in a maximum security jail .(2) A violent escaped prisoner is still on the run more than three months after fleeing jail .(3) Breach of the ASBO could result in a fine of up to u00d4u00f6u00bcu251cu25515,000 or detention or jail up to five years.(4) A jail sentence(5) Brian Irlam, defending, said Cooper had been out of jail for a few months and this was his first blemish.(6) Judge Marie Catterson sentenced Prentice to seven months' jail , suspended for two years.(7) Just because the offender is frightened of jail , that is no reason to lessen his penalty.(8) She was sentenced to three months' jail(9) With 89 convictions to his name, he had only been out of jail for two months at the time of the fatal collision.(10) The court heard he had been released from jail a month or so before the raid.(11) The fact that you might go to jail is a big deterrent factor for some, but not others.(12) He spent 15 years in jail(13) The pair are now in detention, facing jail for desertion or, at best, a stint at a different regiment.(14) After making the ASBO, magistrates warned Thompson she faced jail if she breached the order.(15) As far as Ms Parry is aware, her brother was released from jail sometime over the weekend under parole.(16) One guy was an innocent bystander and was arrested and threatened with jail for 7 months.
Related Words
(1) go to jail ::
komme i fængsel
(2) jail cell ::
fængsel celle
(3) jail sentence ::
fængselsstraf
(4) put in jail ::
sat i fængsel
(5) jail house ::
fængsel hus
(6) prison jail ::
fængsel fængsel
Synonyms
Noun
1. prison ::
fængsel
2. penitentiary ::
fængselsvæsen
3. penal institution ::
strafferetlige institution
4. lockup ::
Lås op
5. detention center ::
fangelejren
6. jailhouse ::
jailhouse
7. stockade ::
stockade
8. correctional facility ::
Correctional facilitet
9. reformatory ::
reformatoriske
10. reform school ::
skolereform
11. clink ::
brummen
12. slammer ::
slammer
13. big house ::
stort hus
14. jug ::
kande
15. brig ::
brig
16. can ::
kan
17. pen ::
pen
18. hoosegow ::
Hoosegow
19. skookum house ::
Skookum hus
21. cage ::
bur
22. slam ::
slam
23. pokey ::
pokey
Verb
24. imprison ::
fængsle
25. put in prison ::
sat i fængsel
26. send to prison ::
sende til fængsel
27. incarcerate ::
incarcerate
29. put away ::
lægge væk
30. intern ::
praktikant
31. detain ::
tilbageholde
33. put into detention ::
sat i forvaring
34. put behind bars ::
sat bag tremmer
35. put inside ::
sætte ind
Antonyms
1. Free
  
2. Liberate
  
Different Forms
jail, jailed, jailing, jails
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

If he doesn\'t apologize by 5:00,
he\'s gonna spend the night in jail.

If he doesn't apologize by 5:00, he's gonna spend the night in JAIL.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 16


He was supposed to meet you the other
day, but he kind of ended up in jail.

He was supposed to meet you the other day, but he kind of ended up in JAIL.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 16


- Hey.
- Sheldon\'s in jail.

- Hey. - Sheldon's in JAIL.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 16


<i>New details have emerged
in the spate of jail deaths...</i>

New details have emerged in the spate of JAIL deaths...

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 8


My last 10 witnesses
died in jail, remember?

My last 10 witnesses died in JAIL, remember?

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 12


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