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confine

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  • close in (verb.stative)
    form the boundary of; be contiguous to (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    enclose with banks, as for support or protection (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    enclose with rails (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    enclose or confine as if in a box (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    enclose in a frame, as of a picture (verb.stative)
     
  • deprive of freedom; take into confinement (verb.social)
    hold and prevent from leaving (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    squeeze together (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    lock up or confine, in or as in a jail (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    deprive of freedom (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    order a defendant to be placed in custody pending the outcome of a proceedings against him or her (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    confine as if in a prison (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    confine in a cage (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    place in a confining or embarrassing position (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    cause to stay indoors (verb.social)
     
  • place limits on (extent or access) (verb.change)
    narrow or limit (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    limit or restrict to (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    reasonably object (to) or set a limit (on) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set boundaries to and delimit (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    keep in check (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    check the emission of (sound) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    prevent the progress or free movement of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    restrict (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    repress or suppress (something regarded as undesirable) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    limit the range or extent of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    hold back (verb.contact)
     
  • prevent from leaving or from being removed (verb.contact)
    confine to a small space, such as a cabin (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    confine to a small space, as for intensive work (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    confine in or as if in a coop (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    close with or as if with a tight seal (verb.contact)
     
  • restrict or confine, (verb.change)
    restrain (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    place a limit on the number of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    restrict the number or amount of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    place restrictions on (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    set, mark, or draw the boundaries of something (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    satisfy in a limited way (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    restrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war (verb.possession)
     
  • to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement (verb.contact)
    secure with or as if with ropes (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    restrain with fetters (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    restrain or bind with chains (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bind the arms of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    place or shut up in a pound (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    confine in a fold, like sheep (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    confine or restrict to the ground (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from confine)

  • close in (verb.stative)
    a structure consisting of an area that has been enclosed for some purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a naturally enclosed space (noun.object)
     
  • deprive of freedom; take into confinement (verb.social)
    the act of restraining of a person's liberty by confining them (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a punishment in which a student must stay at school after others have gone home (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    some held in custody (noun.person)
     
  • place limits on (extent or access) (verb.change)
    an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    (electronics) a nonlinear electronic circuit whose output is limited in amplitude; used to limit the instantaneous amplitude of a waveform (to clip of more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the greatest possible degree of something (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the quality of being limited or restricted (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.location)
    the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who directs and restrains (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    a line determining the limits of an area (noun.shape)
     
  • (adj.all)
    serving to restrict (adj.all)
     
  • restrict or confine, (verb.change)
    the act of circumscribing (noun.act)
     
  • to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement (verb.contact)
    a cell in a jail or prison (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the state of being physically constrained (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a state of being confined (usually for a short time) (noun.state)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym derivation bound limit circumscribe enclose detain hold free liberate loose release unloose unloosen check contain decrease lessen disable disenable reduce tighten tie gate draw a line draw the line limitation restriction confinement clipper bond hamper

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