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Definition of jailer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

jailer

 noun
(British English also gaoler) noun
BrE BrE//ˈdʒeɪlə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒeɪlər//
 
(old-fashioned) Prison
 
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a person in charge of a prison and the prisoners in it See related entries: Prison
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: jailer