Definition of bridewell
n. - A house of correction for the confinement of disorderly persons; -- so called from a hospital built in 1553 near St. Bride's (or Bridget's) well, in London, which was subsequently a penal workhouse. 2
The word "bridewell" uses 9 letters: B D E E I L L R W.
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