prison warder

prison warder

English-Afrikaans dictionary. 2014.

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  • warder — UK [ˈwɔː(r)də(r)] / US [ˈwɔrdər] noun [countable] Word forms warder : singular warder plural warders British old fashioned someone whose job is to guard prisoners in a prison …   English dictionary

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