a person who is in charge of a jail or section of a jail.
a person who forcibly confines another.
a person in charge of prisoners in a jail
(of Philippi), Acts 16:23. The conversion of the Roman jailer, a man belonging to a class “insensible as a rule and hardened by habit, and also disposed to despise the Jews, who were the bearers of the message of the gospel,” is one of those cases which illustrate its universality and power.
noun 1. a person employed in an apartment house, office building, school, etc., to clean the public areas, remove garbage, and do minor repairs; caretaker. 2. Archaic. a doorkeeper or porter. verb (used without object) 3. to be employed as a janitor. noun 1. (Scot & US, Canadian) the caretaker of a building, esp a […]
verb (used with object) 1. to bring in contact, connect, or bring or put together: to join hands; to join pages with a staple. 2. to come into contact or union with: The brook joins the river. 3. to bring together in a particular relation or for a specific purpose, action, etc.; unite: to join […]
noun 1. a public officer authorized to hear and decide cases in a court of law; a magistrate charged with the administration of justice. 2. a person appointed to decide in any competition, contest, or matter at issue; authorized arbiter: the judges of a beauty contest. 3. a person qualified to pass a critical judgment: […]
noun 1. a wild land overgrown with dense vegetation, often nearly impenetrable, especially tropical vegetation or a tropical rain forest. 2. a tract of such land. 3. a wilderness of dense overgrowth; a piece of swampy, thickset forestland. 4. any confused mass or agglomeration of objects; jumble: a jungle of wrecked automobiles. 5. something that […]