How Do You Spell JAIL?

Correct spelling for the English word "jail" is [dʒ_ˈeɪ_l], [d͡ʒˈe͡ɪl], [d‍ʒˈe‍ɪl]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of JAIL

  1. A prison; especially, a place where persons guilty of minor offenses are confined.

Common Misspellings for JAIL

Below is the list of 237 misspellings for the word "jail".

Usage Examples for JAIL

  1. Tom Redmond has telephoned over that Jim McFann has broken jail. - "Mystery Ranch" by Arthur Chapman
  2. It is too pleasant to- day to go to jail! - "Polly and the Princess" by Emma C. Dowd
  3. This was the cheering intelligence which Andreas Hofer received on the third day of his captivity in the jail where he and his dear ones lay on wet straw. - "Andreas Hofer" by Lousia Muhlbach
  4. Besides, what has a man in jail to do with time? - "The Subterranean Brotherhood" by Julian Hawthorne
  5. All of them risked jail sentences, and some of them risked their lives in ways perhaps even more dangerous than fighting in the field. - "Cuba, Old and New" by Albert Gardner Robinson