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Definition of Prisoner

Prisoner

  1. One who is confined in a prison.
  2. A person under arrest, or in custody, whether in prison or not; a person held in involuntary restraint; a captive; as, a prisoner at the bar of a court.

Prisoner Quotations

We can't just rail against crime. We must speak of the root problems - devastating family breakup, an insidious culture of violence that cheapens human life, skyrocketing prisoner recidivism rates that rob our communities of husbands and fathers - and recognize that there is a societal role in rehabilitation and restoration.
Frank Wolf

To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.
Lewis B. Smedes

Only free men can negotiate. A prisoner cannot enter into contracts.
Nelson Mandela

The past is a great place and I don't want to erase it or to regret it, but I don't want to be its prisoner either.
Mick Jagger

An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.
Henri Matisse
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Prisoner Translations

prisoner in Dutch is gevangene
prisoner in Italian is detenuto
prisoner in Portuguese is prisioneiro
prisoner in Spanish is prisionero
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