Definition of 'brig'
Example sentences containing 'brig'
told them over and over again `I made a mistake I can't take this... I want to go home...' They sent me back to the brig.ICED (1993)
Not Keetch, for he was an informer and should be in the brig.STONE THE CROWS, IT'S A VACUUM-CLEANER (1993)
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