A state of subjection to a force, power, or influence.
Work imposed as punishment for crime
Constraint or difficulty caused by misfortune:
An enforced delay
The act of interring; burial
A condition of prolonged uncertainty or neglect:
The act of pledging oneself to a particular view or position:
The restraint and control over a person who is incarcerated following that person’s conviction of an offense.
The condition of being a thrall; servitude; slavery
One who is in the power of another or under the sway of an influence.
The service, homage, and fealty required of a vassal.
the state of being a slave; --Shakespeare
Confinement or restraint by force; imprisonment.
The state of being restricted or confined within prescribed bounds:
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