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English definition of “porridge”


noun [U] (PRISON)    /ˈpɒr.ɪdʒ/ US  /ˈpɔːr-/ UK slang
a period of time spent in prison : He did ten years porridge for armed robbery .Putting people in prison
(Definition of porridge noun (PRISON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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