Meaning of “jailer” in the English Dictionary

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"jailer" in British English

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jailernoun [ C ]

UK old-fashioned gaoler uk /ˈdʒeɪ.lər/ us /ˈdʒeɪ.lɚ/

(Definition of “jailer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"jailer" in American English

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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)