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