Parole

What is Parole ?

Parole is (noun) 1. the act of allowing a prisoner to leave prison for a short time, on condition that he or she behaves well He was given a week’s parole to visit his mother in hospital. 2. the act of allowing a prisoner who has behaved well to be released from prison early on condition that he or she con(informal.) He came and parked himself tinues to behave well outside prison She next to me.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level