Synonyms for Calaboose:

Sense 1

coop, big house, hoosegow, brig, slammer, house of correction, pokey, cooler.

Sense 2

jug, penitentiary, prison, clink, lockup.

Sense 4

can, pen.

Other synonyms and related words:

clink, house of correction, pen, brig, stockade, guardroom, jailhouse, jug, prison, nick, jail, can, slam, bastille, big house, cooler, coop, penitentiary, pokey, Bridewell, lockup, slammer, Quod, hoosegow, tolbooth.

big house (noun)

coop, cooler, big house, house of correction, brig, jail, prison, slammer, penitentiary, can.

lockup (noun)

hoosegow, pokey, clink.

penal institution (noun)

big house.

police station (noun)


prison (noun)


Usage examples for Calaboose:

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