Synonyms for (noun) confinement

Synonyms: confinement

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

Similar words: restraint

Definition: the act of controlling by restraining someone or something

Usage: the unlawful restraint of trade


Synonyms: restriction, confinement

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

Usage: the restriction of the infection to a focal area

Similar words: restraint

Definition: the act of controlling by restraining someone or something

Usage: the unlawful restraint of trade


Synonyms: confinement

Definition: the state of being confined

Usage: he was held in confinement

Similar words: subjection, subjugation

Definition: forced submission to control by others


Synonyms: travail, childbed, parturiency, confinement, labor, labour, lying-in

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

Usage: she was in labor for six hours

Similar words: parturition, giving birth, birth, birthing

Definition: the process of giving birth