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verb [transitive] [usually passive] American English pronunciation: jail /dʒeɪl/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyjail
he/she/itjails
present participlejailing
past tensejailed
past participlejailed

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  1. to put someone in jail
    jail someone for something:

    He was jailed for drunk driving.

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