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rot in jail, prison, etc.

to ​stay in ​prison for a very ​longtime: Ruben Carter was left to rot in ​jail for most of his ​life.
(Definition of rot in jail, prison, etc. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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