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Confinement

Pronunciation of Confinement
/kənfˈa͡ɪnmənt/, /kənfˈa‍ɪnmənt/, /k_ə_n_f_ˈaɪ_n_m_ə_n_t/

Synonyms for confinement:

Sense 1

contraction, circumscription, narrowness, illness, solitary confinement, chains, extraordinary rendition, life sentence, correctional, hard labor, life imprisonment.

Sense 2

delivery, pressure, rendition, commitment, transportation.

Sense 3

solitary.

Sense 5

ward.

Sense 6

life.

confinement

limbo.

delivery

childbirth.

detention

custody.

illness

infirmity.

squeeze

pinch.

Other synonyms and related words:

chains, labour, infirmity, transportation, commitment, solitary, pressure, limbo, limitation, Labour Party, rendition, internment, custody, pinch, childbirth, working class, circumscription, parturiency, delivery, undertaking, proletariat, narrowness, project, stint, hard labor, illness, travail, ward, task, elbow grease, trade union movement, toil, contraction, correctional, childbed, exertion, lying-in, effort, sweat, labor movement, labor, labor department.

Sense 2 (noun)

delivery, correctional, life imprisonment, extraordinary rendition, life, life sentence, childbirth, internment, hard labor.

Sense 3 (noun)

ward.

childbirth (noun)

travail, childbed, delivery.

confinement (noun)

childbed, travail, labour, lying-in, labor, parturiency.

enclosure (noun)

cell, pen, barrier, jail, fence, prison, trap, cage, envelopment, enclosure.

giving birth (noun)

childbirth.

imprisonment; restriction (noun)

control, constraint, incarceration, jail, detention, internment, circumscription, custody, limitation.

limit (noun)

restriction.

punishment (noun)

correction, affliction, discipline, reprisal, persecution, chastisement, fine, punishment, torture, incarceration, verdict, payment, forfeiture, judgment, burden, penalty, distress, crucifixion, anguish, execution, price, castigation, retribution, sentence, revenge, imprisonment, agony.

restraint (noun)

constraint, constriction, Detainment, leash, bridle, control, restriction, restraint, hindrance, bondage, inhibition, tether, shackle, blockage, stricture, detention, impediment, collar.

seclusion (noun)

removal, seclusion, loneliness, exile, exclusion, extradition, extirpation, aloneness, isolation, separation, detachment, anonymity, aloofness, ostracism, apartheid, alienation, elimination, misanthropy, captivity, rejection, solitude, disbarment, ejection, excommunication, deportation, segregation, standoffishness, expatriation, eradication, Reclusion, banishment, xenophobia.

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