ward (n.) Old form(s): warde
cell [in a prison]
Ham II.ii.246[Hamlet to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern] there are many confines, wards, and dungeons
MM IV.iii.61[Barnadine to disguised Duke] come to my ward
MM V.i.10[Duke to Angelo, of Angelo's deserving] To lock it in the wards of covert bosom
Sonn.133.9[] Prison my heart in thy steel bosom's ward
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