Facility or instrument of restraint.

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Cage Prison for animals.

Prison synonyms

PRISON, prisonhouse; jail or gaol, cage, coop, den, cell; stronghold, fortress, keep, donjon, dungeon, Bastille, oubliette [F.], bridewell [Eng.], jug [slang], house of correction, hulks, tollbooth, panopticon, penitentiary, state prison, guardroom, lockup, roundhouse [archaic], watch-house [obs. or Scot.], station house, station [colloq.], sponging house; house of detention, black hole, pen [also slang for penitentiary], fold, pinfold or penfold, pound; inclosure [See Inclosure]; penal settlement; bilboes, stocks, limbo or limbus, quod [slang]; calaboose [local, U. S.], choky or chokey [Anglo-Ind. or slang, Eng.]; chauki, thana [both India]; workhouse [U. S.; in England, a workhouse is a poorhouse], reformatory, reform school; debtor’s prison, college [slang, Eng.].\n [RESTRAINING DEVICES] shackle, bond, gyve, fetter, trammel, irons, pinion, manacle, handcuff, strait-waistcoat, hopples; vise or vice; bandage, splint, strap.\n yoke, collar, halter, harness; muzzle, gag, bit, curb, snaffle, bridle; rein, reins; bearing rein; martingale; leading string; tether, picket, band, guy, chain; cord (fastening) [See Vinculum]; cavesson, hackamore [Western U. S.], jaquima [S. W. U. S.], headstall, lines [U. S. & dial. Eng.], ribbons [colloq.]; brake.\n BAR, bolt, lock, padlock; rail, paling, palisade; wall, fence, barrier, barricade.\n