jailer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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jailernoun [C]

(UK old-fashioned gaoler) uk   /ˈdʒeɪ.lər/  us   /-lɚ/
a ​prisonguard
(Definition of jailer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jailernoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʒeɪ·lər/
a ​person in ​charge of a ​jail or of the ​prisoners there
(Definition of jailer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jailer”
in Arabic سَجّان…
in Korean 교도소장…
in Portuguese carcereiro, -a…
in Catalan escarceller, -a…
in Japanese 看守…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监狱看守…
in Turkish gardiyan…
in Russian тюремный надзиратель…
in Chinese (Traditional) 監獄看守…
in Italian carceriere, guardia carceraria…
in Polish strażni-k/czka więzienn-y/a…
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