Doing time

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Doing time (slang)

Type: verb, slang

Pronunciation: /do-in-tyme/

Also spelled or known as: Doin’ time

What does Doing time mean?

To be in a jail or prison.

Doing time Synonyms: Locked up, Time, Bid

Example sentence: “They got him doing time for a felony.”

Doing time in songs:

“Into a box, where your son don’t even know his pops And the cyclical nature of doing time continues” – J. Cole, 4 Your Eyez Only.

“Tony doing time for what he did to nostrils” – Pusha T, So Appalled.

“I was doing time up in rivers when he came home” – Kevin Gates, Perfect Imperfection.

“I know niggas doing time who ain’t got release dates” – Jackboy, G to the A.

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