Part of speech:
(Place, proper) In some Christian theologies, the eternal abode or state, neither heaven nor hell, of the souls of infants or others dying in original sin but free of grievous personal sin, or, before the coming of Christ, the temporary abode or state of all holy souls after death
The definition of a restraint is something that restricts freedom or prevents someone from doing something.
Arrest is defined as the act of taking a person into custody for legal purposes.
To place in a tomb or grave; bury
To put into a private place for a secret interview or interrogation.
(Mathematics, intransitive) To have a limit in a particular set.
To hold back or keep in check; control:
To put shackles on (someone); confine with shackles.
(Intransitive, colloquial, used only in the imperative) I don't believe it!, no way!
Free means to release or let go.
To set free from confinement or bondage:
(Archaic) To retain or withhold (payment or property, for example).
To shut up within or as within walls; imprison, confine, or seclude
To intern is defined as to detain and keep someone or something from moving.
To equip (a canal, etc.) with a lock or locks
lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
To set aside in a fund rather than spend as prescribed:
To stay blazing (of a fire)
To carry or support (the body or a bodily part) in a certain position:
To draw a figure around another figure so as to touch as many points as possible. A circle that is circumscribed around a triangle touches it at each of the triangle's three vertices.
Prevent enemy vessels of leaving an anchorage
To put or confine in or as if in a cage.
To send back (a person) into legal custody, as to a jail or prison.
To send money, as in payment; pay
To place (a person) in the care of an institution.
(Chem.) To free from combination in a compound
Confinement or restraint by force; imprisonment.
Jail is defined as to put someone into a place that they can't get out of.
(Games) To determine the order of play by hitting or shooting a ball toward a mark, as in marbles or billiards, with the player whose ball stops closest to the mark going first.
To stew (esp. hare) in a covered earthenware container
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