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To imprison or incarcerate someone
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“There is a danger that his enemies will confine him in prison most of his life, and it will cause him to be poor, gloomy and despondent.”
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To enclose or hem in (on all sides)
“They were able to forbid processions by employing troops and police to confine the demonstrations within very narrow limits.”
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To confine or keep within certain limits or boundaries
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“Some of the greatest English sonneteers have felt the laws of the Italian sonnet confine their freedom of thought and expression unduly.”
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To confine or shut away
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To shut off or keep apart, as from company, society, etc.
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To make or become rigidly fixed or immovable
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To crush by being too tight, such as a foot by a shoe
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Hurt, incapacitate
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Make legally null and void
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To reduce (something) in extent or quantity
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To cover an opening
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To commit, confide to another's care, confidence or acceptance, with favoring representations
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Be very economical or mean about spending or providing something
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To penalize someone for a punishable offense
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To squeeze or pack tightly into a specified space
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A boundary or limit
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“The study identifies it as a feature of the political elite who operate within the confine of constitutional and institutional constraints.”
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The extent of the area or subject matter that something deals with or to which it is relevant
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A pen for livestock, especially cattle or horses, on a farm or ranch
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The action of fixing the boundary or limits of something
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