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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail.

Usage examples (33)
  • Though the bank isn't state-owned it isn't immure from state policy.
  • You seduce men to crime, and then arraign them at the bar of justice -- immure them in prison.
  • Albrecht as it prevails over Agnes, whose only fault was that she did not immure her beauty in a nunnery.
  • Have they not forced him to immure himself here in the hills, when he should by rights be reigning in Rome? for more
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