Associations to the word «Correctional»


CORRECTIONAL, adjective. Of, pertaining to, or intended for correction.
CORRECTIONAL, adjective. (chiefly US) Of or pertaining to the imprisonment or rehabilitation of convicted criminals.
CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES, noun. Plural of correctional facility
CORRECTIONAL FACILITY, noun. (chiefly US) A prison, reformatory, or similar institution in which people are confined for the purpose of punishment and/or social rehabilitation.
CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS, noun. Plural of correctional institution
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER, noun. Alternative form of corrections officer

Dictionary definition

CORRECTIONAL, adjective. Concerned with or providing correction; "a correctional institution".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne