Synonyms of jailbird
jailbird or gaolbird
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convictA convict is someone who is in prison.
• The prison houses only lifers and convicts on death row.
felonA felon is a person who is guilty of committing a felony.
• He's a convicted felon.
criminalconvictcon (slang)offendercrook (informal)villainculpritsinnerdelinquentcon man (informal)jailbirdmalefactorevildoertransgressorlawbreakerskelm (South Africa)lag (slang)rogue traderperp (US, Canadian, informal)
malefactorA malefactor is someone who has done something bad or illegal.
Thesaurus for jailbird from the Collins English Thesaurus