Synonyms of 'prisoner'
1 convictDictionary, con (slang) , lag (slang)
the large number of prisoners sharing cells
Only free men can negotiate. Prisoners cannot enter into contracts
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A captive is someone who is captive.
He described the difficulties of surviving for four months as a captive.
A convict is someone who is in prison.
The prison houses only lifers and convicts on death row.
Thesaurus for prisoner from the Collins English Thesaurus
A prisoner is a person who is kept in a prison as a punishment for a crime that they have committed .