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2 entries found for confine.
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Main Entry: con·fine
Pronunciation: kschwan-primarystressfimacrn
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): con·fined; con·fin·ing
1 : to keep within limits : RESTRICT <confined the message to twenty words>
2 a : to shut up : IMPRISON <confined for life> b : to keep indoors <confined with a cold>
- con·fine·ment /kschwan-primarystressfimacrn-mschwant/ noun
- con·fin·er noun

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