Meaning of CONFINEMENT in English

CONFINEMENT

n. Function: noun

1

Synonyms: RESTRICTION 2, circumscription, constrainment, constraint, cramp, restraint

2 the state attending and consequent to childbirth FF1C; had a long difficult confinement FF1E;

Synonyms: accouchement, childbed, lying-in

Related Words: parturition; labor, travail

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.