Meaning of CONFINEMENT in English

CONFINEMENT

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ close

The animals are kept in close ~.

▪ solitary

▪ home ( AmE )

He was sentenced to six months of home ~.

▪ involuntary

involuntary ~ to a psychiatric hospital

▪ physical

▪ long-term , short-term

VERB + CONFINEMENT

▪ be held in , be kept in

▪ be placed in , be put in

▪ escape

those birds that escape ~ and adapt to new environments

PREPOSITION

▪ in ~

He spent eleven years in solitary ~.

▪ ~ to

their ~ to army barracks

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