What does the word dungeon mean?

Usage examples for dungeon

  1. But the first thing she did was to block the walls of the dungeon, so they couldn't move any more." – Half a Dozen Girls by Anna Chapin Ray
  2. If you interfere in the talk again I'll put you in the dungeon and forget to feed you. – Boy Scouts in a Submarine by G. Harvey Ralphson
  3. So they seized him and put him in a dungeon. – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous