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Synonyms for warder

Synonyms for warder

a guard or keeper of a prison

Words related to warder

a person who works in a prison and is in charge of prisoners

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He didn't explain that he had no quarrel with the poor warder.
Two of the warders were agents of Prendergast, and the second mate was his right-hand man.
When the fighting was over there was no one left of our enemies except just the warders the mates, and the doctor.
The two warders had been shot and thrown overboard, and so also had the third mate.
Prison Service chief Sue McAllister said dissident republicans, who killed a warder in 2012, were still intent on murder.
Warder and his wife had just purchased an old farm that had once belonged to President Harrison overlooking the Ohio River in North Bend, Ohio.
Camp Jail Superintendent Shahram Tauqir Khan in express compliance of IG directive, dismissed one warder Zahid Iqbal for not joining duty while three increments of another warder Muhammad Raiz have been attached for keeping mobile phones unauthorisedly during duty.
The attack on the female warder though shows how ruthless he is.
A PRISON warder on duty when honeymoon killer Avie Howell escaped has "kept phoning in sick" since the break-out, officials in Antigua have said.
Some years ago, when I was serving in the Cardiff City Police, I was given a description of the condemned cell complex by an old warder who had worked at the prison.
The unnamed warder was carpeted for breaching security to nip out for a fag at the new, state-of-the-art Low Moss prison at Bishopbriggs, near Glasgow.
The Yeoman Warder brought letters and accounts dating back to the 17th Century to help Huddersfield academics study the group's history.
Meet new Beefeater on the block Stephen McMenamy - the Merseysider who's just been appointed a Yeoman Warder at the Tower of London.
My family's home is part of living history - Stephen McMenamy, Yeoman Warder at the Tower of London
Miss Cameron, 44, became the first female Yeoman Warder in the Tower's 1,000-year history in 2007.