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Synonyms for confinementkənˈfaɪn mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. parturiency, labor, labour, confinement, lying-in, travail, childbed(noun)

    concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

    "she was in labor for six hours"

    trade union movement, elbow grease, task, proletariat, travail, childbed, labour, effort, project, labor movement, sweat, working class, toil, parturiency, labor, restriction, lying-in, confinement, exertion, undertaking

  2. confinement(noun)

    the act of restraining of a person's liberty by confining them

    labor, parturiency, lying-in, restriction, travail, labour, childbed

  3. confinement(noun)

    the state of being confined

    "he was held in confinement"

    labor, parturiency, lying-in, restriction, travail, labour, childbed

  4. restriction, confinement(noun)

    the act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary)

    "the restriction of the infection to a focal area"

    labour, confinement, parturiency, limitation, childbed, restriction, travail, lying-in, labor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. confinement(n.)


  2. confinement(n.)

    imprisonment, incarceration, captivity, duress, durance

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