Definition of Confined

1. Adjective. Not invading healthy tissue.

Antonyms: Invasive



2. Adjective. Not free to move about.

3. Adjective. Being in captivity.
Exact synonyms: Captive, Imprisoned, Jailed
Similar to: Unfree
Derivative terms: Captive, Captive, Captive, Captivity, Captivity

Definition of Confined

1. Verb. (past of confine) ¹

2. Adjective. not free to move ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Confined

1. confine [v] - See also: confine

Lexicographical Neighbors of Confined

configuration section
configurational
configurationally
configurationism
configurations
configurative
configurator
configurators
configure
configured
configures
configuring
confin'd
confinable
confine
confined (current term)
confinedness
confineless
confinement
confinement time
confinements
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confiners
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confining
confinity
confirm
confirmability
confirmable
confirmance

Literary usage of Confined

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1845)
"BEQUEST by a testator in India, " to my nearest surviving relations in my native country, Ireland," confined to brothers and sisters, living in Ireland or ..."

2. The Constitution of the United States of America: With an Alphabetical by William Hickey, United States (1847)
"... or a judge of any district court of the United States, in which a prisoner is confined, in addition to the authority already conferred by law, ..."

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