Definition of maximum security prison in English:

maximum security prison

noun

  • A prison with the highest levels of restrictions on prisoners' movements and activities.

    ‘he is now serving life in a maximum security prison’
    • ‘He is now held at the Chikurubi maximum security prison.’
    • ‘She is an ex-con who served nine months in the forbidding maximum security prison in Lexington, Kentucky.’
    • ‘The return address on the letter is a maximum security prison in Nevada.’
    • ‘He is currently serving a life sentence at the maximum security prison in Kingston.’
    • ‘He has been placed in an undisclosed maximum security prison under 24-hour surveillance.’
    • ‘I've broken out of maximum security prisons before.’
    • ‘He complained of poor treatment at Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison.’
    • ‘In 1999, he escaped from the Middledrift Maximum Security Prison.’
    • ‘As a reporter, I have visited many maximum security prisons in Britain and the United States.’
    • ‘We were shackled, put in a maximum security prison.’
    • ‘We have very good maximum security prisons.’
    • ‘We have maximum security prisons to hold these people.’