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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Confined to prison for the term of a sentence.

Usage examples (33)
  • It will remain incarcerated until its owner pays for the damage.
  • How that rule would apply to those currently incarcerated is unclear, but in any event, the benefits of this ethically questionable legislation would arguably be minimal.
  • Much of the time the incarcerated are the product of lack of hope of participating in the legal economy.
  • In 1633 Galileo was "incarcerated" in the palace of one Niccolini, the ambassador to the Vatican from Tuscany, who admired Galileo. for more
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