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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not free to move about; Not invading healthy tissue adj. - In captivity; Enclosed by a fence; Deprived of liberty.

Usage examples (35)
  • He was confined in the hospital for days because of a contagious infection.
  • Kisumu or Port Florence (a term confined to the harbour) is a flourishing town built on a hill overlooking Victoria Nyanza.
  • Avoid being in confined areas with smokers: riding in cars, public places, home.
  • To entertain confined patients, the committee arranged weekly moving picture shows. for more
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