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Sent back to live with her mother and stepdad in their creepy rural manse, Kylie is fed up with her forced confinement from day one.
ONE GOOD THING: HOUSEBOUND IS THE PERFECT HORROR COMEDY FOR THE PERPETUALLY QUARANTINEDAJA ROMANODECEMBER 31, 2020VOX
Like a heavily watered-down version of a Buddhist monk taking solitary retreat in a cave, my extended submarine confinements opened something up in my psyche and I gave myself permission to let go of my anxieties.
HOW A NUCLEAR SUBMARINE OFFICER LEARNED TO LIVE IN TIGHT QUARTERS - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGSTEVE WEINERDECEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
Kevin sounded panicked when he called the professor supervising his case to report that he was being punished with 30 days in solitary confinement.
TO STAY OR TO GO?HANNAH DREIERDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The activists chose this voluntary confinement after being constantly detained by the police while requesting the release of Denis Solís, a rapper who was sentenced to 8 months in prison for the crime of contempt.
A HUNGER STRIKE IN SAN ISIDRO, THE PROTEST THAT DOES NOT LET HAVANA SLEEPMAYKEL GONZÁLEZ VIVERONOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Bloomberg also reported in July that the US Federal Bureau of Prisons, alone, had put approximately 4,600 people on home confinement since the end of March, which was a 160% increase from pre-covid numbers.
COVID-19 HAS LED TO A WORRISOME UPTICK IN THE USE OF ELECTRONIC ANKLE MONITORSAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 8, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
He recorded levels before, during and after their confinement.
PUBERTY MAY REBOOT THE BRAIN AND BEHAVIORSESTHER LANDHUISAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
But it was not necessary for him to enquire how strict, or how apparently long, was to be his confinement.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The doctor who had attended his wife during her confinement was indisposed, and was represented only by an affidavit.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The three prisoners in question, as well as 11 Franciscan friars, were consequently placed in close confinement.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Lady Arabella Seymour escaped from confinement in the tower of London by stratagem.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONFINEMENT

  • confinement
  • desert
  • detachment
  • emptiness
  • isolation
  • loneliness
  • loneness
  • lonesomeness
  • peace and quiet
  • privacy
  • quarantine
  • reclusiveness
  • retirement
  • seclusion
  • separateness
  • silence
  • solitariness
  • waste
  • wasteland
  • wilderness
  • withdrawal
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