doing time

sitting in prison, serving a jail sentence

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Doing Time — is slang for spending time in a jail or prison. It may also refer to: Doing Time, the US title of Porridge (film), a 1979 film version of the BBC sitcom Doing Time , a single from the MxPx album Life in General (1996) Doing Time (Keimusho no… …   Wikipedia

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  • Doing Time for Patsy Cline — Directed by Chris Kennedy Produced by Chris Kennedy John Winter Starring Miranda Otto Richard Roxburgh Matt Day …   Wikipedia

  • Doing Time with Ron Kuby — was a left wing political talk show hosted by criminal defense and civil rights lawyer Ron Kuby. He is also the former cohost of Curtis and Kuby, with Curtis Sliwa, the popular AM drive show on WABC. The show aired weekdays from noon 3 PM eastern …   Wikipedia

  • Doing Time on Maple Drive — DVD cover Format Drama Starring James Sikking Bibi Besch …   Wikipedia

  • Doing Time (2002 film) — Doing Time Directed by Yoichi Sai Written by Wu Sin Chong, Yoshihiro Nakamura, Yoichi Sai Starring Tsutomu Yamazaki, Teruyuki Kagawa …   Wikipedia

  • Doing Time: Life Inside the Big House — Directed by Alan Raymond Produced by Alan Raymond Su …   Wikipedia

  • time — [[t]ta͟ɪm[/t]] ♦ times, timing, timed 1) N UNCOUNT Time is what we measure in minutes, hours, days, and years. ...a two week period of time... Time passed, and still Ma did not appear... As time went on the visits got more and more regular... The …   English dictionary

  • time — time1 W1S1 [taım] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(minutes/hours etc)¦ 2¦(on a clock)¦ 3¦(occasion)¦ 4¦(point when something happens)¦ 5¦(period of time)¦ 6¦(available time)¦ 7 all the time 8 most of the time 9 half the time 10 at tim …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • time — n. & v. n. 1 the indefinite continued progress of existence, events, etc., in past, present, and future regarded as a whole. 2 a the progress of this as affecting persons or things (stood the test of time). b (Time) (in full Father Time) the… …   Useful english dictionary

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