A gang of prisoners chained together, as when working outdoors.
Webster's New World
Other Word Forms of Chain Gang
Chain Gang Sentence Examples
The newer heartbreak Stroll, from their Chain Gang of Love album, is also pretty damn good.
He is now chipping at stone in a chain-gang -- or, more likely, relaxing in a luxurious prison sauna.
The promise of the railways to give every purchaser of a ticket a rebate check until the question of the validity of the act should be decided by the courts was not satisfactory to the state authorities, who arrested a ticket agent of the Southern railway, convicted him of violating the law, and sentenced him to the chain-gang for thirty days.