Synonyms for (verb) pound up

Synonyms: pound, pound up

Definition: shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits

Usage: The prisoners are safely pounded

Similar words: hold, confine, restrain

Definition: to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement

Usage: This holds the local until the express passengers change trains; About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade; The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center; The terrorists held the journalists for ransom