Synonyms of 'imprison'
to confine in or as if in prisonHe was imprisoned for 18 months on charges of anti-state agitation.
He was jailed for twenty years.
He has been confined to his barracks.
detain, , , ,
He was arrested and detained for questioning.
He was interned as an enemy at the outbreak of the war.
The general was incarcerated for life.
send to prison, ,
put under lock and key,
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in the sense of confine
to keep within boundsHe has been confined to his barracks.
in the sense of detain
to force (someone) to stayHe was arrested and detained for questioning.
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