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Greybar Hotel

slang Prison. If you keep getting into trouble like this, you're going to end up in the Greybar Hotel.
See also: hotel

Graybar Hotel

and Graystone College
n. a jail; a prison. The two cops had to spend two years in Graybar Hotel with some of the inmates they had caught over the past few years. How long were you at the old Graystone College?
See also: Graybar, hotel
References in classic literature ?
And now there's this affair of the letter to me at the hotel.
Holmes, it's half-past eleven now and I am going back right away to my hotel.
How else could it be known so quickly that it was the Northumberland Hotel which he had chosen.
I should then at my leisure have hired a second cab and followed the first at a respectful distance, or, better still, have driven to the Northumberland Hotel and waited there.
2704, and then we will drop into one of the Bond Street picture galleries and fill in the time until we are due at the hotel.
Tall and with dusky cheeks and hair that fell in a mass from her shoul- ders, a figure should come striding down the stair- way before the startled loungers in the hotel office.
panted the excited hotel keeper; "you see the waiter who took them away?
He repaired, therefore, immediately to his hotel, and caused himself to be announced.
de la Tremouille, returned to his hotel, and immediately sent word to the four friends that he awaited their company at dinner.
de Treville; "and if at the expiration of ten minutes you do not see me come out, return to my hotel, for it will be useless for you to wait for me longer.
Will you tell me that they did not lay siege to the hotel of the Duc de la Tremouille, and that they did not endeavor to burn it?
de la Tremouille on the preceding evening at his hotel, that he returned too late to present himself at the Louvre, that he had only that moment arrived and that he was at that very hour with the king.
The duke came straight up to him, and said: "Monsieur de Treville, his Majesty has just sent for me in order to inquire respecting the circumstances which took place yesterday at my hotel.
Is it insane terror which sets me on escaping from the hotel like a criminal escaping from prison?
The night-porter at the hotel is slumbering in his chair.