The word “jailhouse” has 2 syllables: jail-house.

It's pronounced as /ˈdʒeɪlˌhaʊs/.

What is synonym and antonym for jailhouse?

In the thesaurus, “jailhouse” has 5 synonyms and 1 antonym.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for jailhouse along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for jailhouse

  • cell
  • jail
  • lockup
  • penitentiary
  • prison

Antonyms for jailhouse

  • outside

Meanings of jailhouse

  • noun
    1. A building containing a prison.

Example Sentences

  • The echoes of laughter and chatter filled the dimly lit jailhouse.
  • A somber mood hung over the crowded jailhouse as inmates awaited their fate.
  • Whispers of escape plans circulated through the cramped cells of the old jailhouse.
  • The rusty bars of the jailhouse rattled as a heated argument broke out among prisoners.
  • In the small town, the local jailhouse became a symbol of authority and consequence.

On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to jailhouse, such as: cell, jail, lockup, outside, penitentiary, prison.

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