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in the sense of immure
Definition
to imprison
Synonyms
cloister,
shut in or up,
wall up or in
in the sense of imprison
Definition
to confine in or as if in prison
He was imprisoned for 18 months on charges of anti-state agitation.
Synonyms
lock up,
put away,
send down (informal),
send to prison,
put under lock and key,
immure (archaic)
in the sense of incarcerate
Definition
to confine or imprison
The general was incarcerated for life.
Synonyms
lock up,
send down (British),
coop up,
throw in jail,
put under lock and key,
immure (archaic),
jail or gaol
in the sense of pen
Definition
an enclosure in which domestic animals are kept
a holding pen for sheep
Synonyms
hutch,
corral (US, Canadian),
sty
in the sense of pound
Definition
an enclosure for stray dogs or officially removed vehicles
The dog has been sent to the pound.
Synonyms
pen,
kennels,
corral (US, Canadian)
in the sense of restrain
Definition
to deprive (someone) of liberty
Police restrained her on July 28.
Synonyms

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