plural noun; singular: prisoner Persons involuntarily confined in prison or kept in custody. Use "convicts" for those serving a prison sentence following conviction for a criminal offense. Use "inmates" for those confined, voluntarily or involuntarily, to an institutional facility.

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Topic ID
10584
Title
Prisoners
Date Added
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 12, 2022
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