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  Words related to parole

Related / Similar Words: password, watchword, word, countersign, word of honor

 

Definition:
  • (law) a conditional release from imprisonment that entitiles the person to serve the remainder of the sentence outside the prison as long as the terms of release are complied with;
  • a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group; "he forgot the password";
  • a promise; "he gave his word";
  • release a criminal from detention and place him on parole; "The prisoner was paroled after serving 10 years in prison";

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    Derivational Morphology: probationer, parolee

     

     
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