parolee
noun Date: 1903 one released on parole

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • parolee — pa·rol·ee /pə ˌrō lē, rō ˌlē/ n: a prisoner released on parole Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. parolee …   Law dictionary

  • parolee — ☆ parolee [pə rō΄lē′ ] n. [< PAROLE + EE1] a person who has been released from prison on parole …   English World dictionary

  • parolee — parole ► NOUN 1) the temporary or permanent release of a prisoner before the expiry of a sentence, on the promise of good behaviour. 2) historical a prisoner of war s word of honour not to escape or, if released, to act as a non belligerent. ►… …   English terms dictionary

  • parolee — /peuh roh lee , roh lee/, n. a person who is released from prison on parole. [1915 20; PAROLE + EE] * * * …   Universalium

  • parolee — noun A person who is released on parole …   Wiktionary

  • parolee — pa·rol·ee pə .rō lē, rō (.); .par ə lē n an individual released on parole …   Medical dictionary

  • parolee — Synonyms and related words: POW, cageling, captive, chain gang, con, convict, detenu, ex convict, gaolbird, internee, jailbird, lifer, political prisoner, prisoner, prisoner of war, stir bird, ticket of leave man, ticket of leaver, trusty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • parolee — pa·rol·ee || pÉ™rəʊ lɪː n. convict who has been conditionally released from jail …   English contemporary dictionary

  • parolee — pa·rol·ee …   English syllables

  • parolee — pa•rol•ee [[t]pə roʊˈli, ˈroʊ li[/t]] n. law one receiving a parole • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

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