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imprisonment

see definition of imprisonment
  • nounforcible detention
  • nounplacing in forcible detention
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Synonyms for imprisonment

noun forcible detention
  • captivity
  • confinement
  • custody
  • incarceration
  • isolation
  • bondage
  • durance
  • duress
  • quarantine
  • remand
  • restraint
  • thraldom
  • thralldom
  • immuration

Antonyms for imprisonment

  • freedom
  • liberation
  • liberty
  • discharge
  • liberating
  • release
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More words related to imprisonment

arrest

noun. taking into custody

captivity

noun. physical detention by force

capture

noun. catching, forceful holding

captures

noun. catching, forceful holding

custody

noun. confinement, jailing

detainment

noun. detention
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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