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Inmate meaning

inmate - 4 dictionary results

  1. 1. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
  2. 2. One who lives in the same house or apartment with another; a fellow lodger; esp., one of the occupants of an asylum, hospital, or prison; by extension, one who occupies or lodges in any place or dwelling.
  3. 3. Admitted as a dweller; resident; internal.
  4. 4. A lodger; dweller.

inmate - examples of usage

  1. Lemuel, I says, be a man and not prize inmate in a feeble- minded home.
  2. He looked like an inmate of Bedlam.
  3. One inmate, an ancient labourer, died that morning in the infirmary, not many hours before the meeting of the Board. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
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