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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To imprison.

Usage examples (33)
  • The judge had no choice but to incarcerate the convicted criminal.
  • On verse 20: Nope -- "shut up" means two things in modern English, but the Greek κατακλείω only has the sense of 'incarcerate'.
  • I think we over incarcerate people in this country.
  • This is how they incarcerate their federal detainees. for more
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