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prisoner

pris·on·er

prisoner

 
 
pronunciation:
prI z nr [or] prIz nr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who is held in a jail or prison while on trial or after being sentenced for a crime.
The prisoner, in handcuffs, was marched into the room.
similar words:
captive, convict
definition 2: a person who is controlled by someone or something.
Tim is a prisoner to his own fears.