Another term for prison or jail. It's a slang term used by many of today's youth as well as some older people hip to the fact.
He got put in the bighouse
Bighouse Clothing is the first clothing company to push a brand of clothing that respects, realizes and understands prison life. It was developed by a former convict and was an idea that was literally born from a cell. It is the first successful line of clothing that former inmates can identify with and the same line of clothing that looks at the harsh realities of being locked up. In short, it’s Clothing for those who Know.
Homeboy is wearing a shirt from Bighouse Clothing.