Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: jailers
IPA transcription: [dʒ'eɪlɚz]
Usage examples
  • Jailers and overseers of galleys generally become the champions of those whom they ought to torture.
  • But although she fought for her baby with all her might, the rude strength of the jailers prevailed, and the child was torn from its mother's arms.
  • The gratings are every day carefully examined by jailers, whose herculean proportions and cold pitiless expression prove them to have been chosen to reign over their subjects for their superior activity and intelligence.