confinement

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Hypernyms for confinement

parturition restraint birth subjugation giving birth subjection birthing

Definitions for confinement

  • noun - the act of restraining of a person's liberty by confining them
  • noun - the act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary); "the restriction of the infection to a focal area"
  • noun - the state of being confined; "he was held in confinement"
  • noun - concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
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    Synonyms for confinement

    parturiency travail labor childbed labour restriction lying-in

    Antonyms for confinement

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    Holonyms for confinement

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    Hyponyms for confinement

    commitment stipulation restraint detention solitary confinement imprisonment committal specification captivity detainment solitary internment consignment circumscription incarceration hold premature labor house arrest classification constraint immurement custody premature labour

    Meronyms for confinement

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    Sounds like confinement

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