Synonyms of inmate in English:

inmate


See definition of inmate

noun

1‘the inmates of the hospital’

SYNONYMS

patient, inpatient, hospital case

convalescent

resident, inhabitant, occupant

2‘the prison's 1,300 inmates’

SYNONYMS

prisoner, convict, captive, detainee, internee

informal jailbird, con

British informal lag

North American informal yardbird