GAOL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of gaol
Definition:
n. place of confinement, especially for minor offenses or provisional imprisonment
Example:
Poor old Clegg spent years in gaol before we discovered there was no proof it was his bullet that killed anyone.
Sentence in Classic:
They had soon squandered their three thousand piastres, parted, were reconciled, quarrelled again, were thrown into gaol, had escaped, and Friar Giroflée had at length become Turk.
Candide By Voltaire Context