Confinement synonyms

kən-fīn'mənt
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A restriction.
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The act of circumscribing or the quality of being circumscribed
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The departure from electrical neutrality at a point, or in a region, as by the accumulation, or deficit, of electrical particles: more electrons than normal produce a negative charge; fewer, a positive charge
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(Mathematics) A condition that a solution to an optimization problem must satisfy.
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(Psychiatry) The mechanism by which ideas, impulses, etc. are repressed
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A restraining device, measure, or limit; a curb:
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The act or practice of coercing.
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Maintenance; support; provision; feed.
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(US) not returning checks; a system wherein banks keep checks (cheques) that people write, rather than returning them to the account holder with their monthly statement.
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The immediate control, guarding, or keeping of a thing for its care, inspection, preservation, or security.
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(Computing) A place where email messages or other files which are suspected of harboring a virus are stored.
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A market, originally on a street or sidewalk, for trading securities that are not listed on a stock exchange.
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Plural form of bound.
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Plural form of trammel
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A draft signed by a person (the drawer or maker) that directs a bank (the drawee) to pay, on demand and without conditions, a specific sum of money to another person (the payee). Usually the funds are withdrawn from an account or a deposit that the drawer or maker has with the bank. Also called cheque.
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The state of being mean or stingy
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Plural form of bond
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A period of temporary custody while awaiting trial.
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A confinement in a place, especially a prison.
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The state of being confined
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Confinement for giving birth to a child; childbirth
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(Countable) The bed in which a baby is born
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The act of giving birth
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The act of bringing forth young; childbirth
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The human act or process of giving birth; parturition.
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Hardship; trouble
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American standard spelling of labour.
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The period that accompanies childbirth
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Ease or facility of movement:
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The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
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(Archaic) Sufficient income for comfortable self-support; a competence.
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The definition of captivity is the state of being trapped, imprisoned or confined.
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Plural form of chain
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(Uncountable) Confinement in a jail.
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The act of restraining.
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Confinement or restraint by force; imprisonment.
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The application of force, or the threat of force, to compel another to act against his or her will. Used as a defense in criminal and contractual matters, for example, that a defendant participated in a crime because held at gunpoint, or signed a contract only under the threat of physical harm. See also economic duress.
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Capital punishment by entombing for life.
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The act of interning or confining, especially in wartime.
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The act of isolating:
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A condition of prolonged uncertainty or neglect:
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The process of striving to achieve equal rights and status.
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Each of the parts or divisions of a jail or prison
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A restricting or being restricted
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(Hurling) The usual means of restarting play after a foul is committed, where the non-offending team restarts from where the foul was committed.
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A limited train or bus.
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Labour is the British spelling of the world labor, which is defined as work.
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The rearing, plunging, and kicking actions of a horse trying to get rid of its rider.
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A form of torture in which the victim is lifted off the ground by a rope attached to the wrists, which have been tied behind the back, and then is dropped partway to the ground with a jerk.
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Find another word for confinement. In this page you can discover 55 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for confinement, like: limitation, circumscription, charge, constraint, repression, control, coercion, keeping, safekeeping, custody and quarantine.