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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Verb- To enclose or fortify with a wall.

Usage examples (35)
  • I "immured" myself far away from the scene of turmoil and strife, and was happy so long as I kept my eyes on my books and manuscripts.
  • He ordered him to be confined, and immured him in a dungeon.
  • Arrayed in convict uniform, here the brave youths were immured.
  • From henceforth, until immured in the Tower, all in the career of Lord for more
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