Definition of Detenus
1. detenu [n] - See also: detenu
Lexicographical Neighbors of Detenus
Literary usage of Detenus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memoir of the Life and Services of Vice-admiral Sir Jahleel Brenton, Baronet by Henry Raikes (1846)
"WOLFE, ONE OF THE detenus—BEAKS OF ... in a tour subsequent to his marriage : and from thence was consigned with the other detenus to the depot at Verdun. ..."