Spanish translation of 'confines'
Example Sentences Including 'confines'
Meanwhile, within the shrinking confines of the Reich, there was more room to the east than in the west.In Love and War
Stephen supposed he'd better try to break from the confines of bitter disputation.In Love and War
But Eleanor had somehow triumphed over the vagaries of age, just as she'd somehow triumphed over the confines and constraints of womanhood.Here Be Dragons
Trends of 'confines'
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- (= imprison)
⇒ to be confined to bed
tener que guardar cama
⇒ to be confined to one's room
no poder dejar su cuarto
- (= limit)
⇒ to confine o.s. to doing sth
limitarse a hacer algo
⇒ please confine yourself to the facts
por favor, limítese a los hechos
⇒ the damage is confined to this part
el daño afecta solo a esta parte
⇒ this bird is confined to Spain
esta ave existe únicamente en España
- (medicine, old-fashioned)
⇒ to be confined[woman]
estar de parto
Example Sentences Including 'confine'
Please confine your frustration to your subordinates, who have to listen to you.The Gwen John Sculpture
But my ministry will be built by the grace of Our Lord Jesus Christ on the power of the Spirit, and you can't confine that to London.Absolute Truths
And you can't confine yourself to those seeking texts for their content - you'll need to add in the bibliophiles.Forests of the Night
Translation of confines from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary