Russian English Dictionary

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тюрьма in English:

1. prison prison


Tom is in prison.
The man went to pieces when the judge said he would have to go to prison for life.
When I got out of prison, I couldn't find a job anywhere near my home since no one would hire an ex-con.
She stole a lot of money from him, so now she is in prison.
For the crime of first degree murder, this court hereby sentences you to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
He was freed early from prison on the condition that he promised to live with his parents.
Before I could protest, I was handcuffed and was on my way to prison.
It said that people could not play football in the future and that anyone who broke this law would be sent to prison.
All were imprisoned by the Allies after the war and later sentenced to death or given long prison terms for war crimes.
However, when I finally reached the castle I was thrown into this prison by the commander of the imperial guard.
The judge pronounced him "guilty", and now he must face the music of a sentence in prison.
Even though he had served his time in prison, the murderer was never quite condoned by the public for his crime.
The prisons in his country had good conditions.
The prison guards will strike from midnight in three days.
An interesting record is still preserved of the inhuman cruelties which were inflicted on this admirable young woman in the secret of the prison house where no eye pitied her and where no friendly hand composed her aching limbs.

English word "тюрьма"(prison) occurs in sets:

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