Chinese English Dictionary

中文, 汉语, 漢語 - English

监狱 in English:

1. 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 "监狱"(prison) occurs in sets:

法律和犯罪 - Law and crime

2. cell


My cell phone doesn't work.
English studies on the use of cell phones by young people show truly worrying situations, in which a person between the ages of six and twenty sends an average of twenty nine messages, receives fifteen, and makes nine calls each day.
The Internet, cell phones, or digitization... What effects will the technological evolution have on people's opinions, behavior, and political interests?
Much of the riots' coverage was taken from the cell phones of passersby, saving local news outlets valuable film which they would later use for banal "human" "interest" "stories."
Every person in this community is like a cell in the immune system of a healthy human body.
Brightening the display on most cell phones reduces their battery life significantly.
Governments, in order to teach how to enjoy cell phones without being controlled by them, have established behavior rules that limit their use in public places, such as in churches, in schools, or during tests.
You can see cells if you use a microscope.
Why is it so difficult to establish that the nervous cell is the basic unit for the nervous tissue?
A nerve cell responds to a slight stimulus.
Remember to enter the data into the right cells when working on the Excel spreadsheet.
‘Good stress’ can aid proteins that repair cells.
The cells began to divide rapidly.
A cell is the smallest independent living unit.
On our first date he popped out his cell phone and started texting someone. I couldn't believe it!