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Noun1.prisonbreak - an escape from jailprisonbreak - an escape from jail; "the breakout was carefully planned"
escape, flight - the act of escaping physically; "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt"
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** Macedonia holds the European prisonbreak record, according to the Council of Europe.
Over the years, he has compiled an awesome record of offensive statements, even denigrating the Holocaust by falsely attributing it to Jewish cooperation with Hitler--'They helped him get the Third Reich on the road."); Prisonbreak, March 17, 2008, Pastor Wright's Fierce Anti-semitism Tirade, available at new-videopastor_wrights_fierce_anti_semitism_tirade (referring to a FoxNews clip allegedly showing "Wright's vicious anti-semitism sentiment as demonstrated by a variety of sermons").
Actor Wentworth Miller recently made headlines after coming out as gay with fans and other Hollywood celebrities showing their support for the 41-year-old "Prisonbreak" star.