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yardbird

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Jail & punishment
yardbirdyard‧bird /ˈjɑːdbɜːd $ ˈjɑːrdbɜːrd/ noun [countable] American English informal old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 SCJsomeone who is in prison, especially for a long time syn jailbird
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