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synonyms for immure

  • cloister
  • entomb
  • imprison
  • incarcerate
  • jail
  • seclude
  • wall
  • coop
See also synonyms for: immuration / immured / immurement

antonyms for immure

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  • free
  • let go
  • release
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How to use immure in a sentence

It never forged a chain to bind a heretic or an adversary, nor erected a prison to immure him.
THE SHEEPFOLD AND THE COMMON, VOL. II (OF 2)TIMOTHY EAST
Some of the consignees were mobbed, and all were obliged to fly to the castle, and there immure themselves.
NOVANGLUS, AND MASSACHUSETTENSISJOHN ADAMS
I will immure myself against your cries, and lock myself up to your lamentations.
THE WORKS OF JOHN MARSTONJOHN MARSTON
But it was affrighting to realize that the very physical feature which provided a refuge might also immure them in a living tomb.
HIS UNKNOWN WIFELOUIS TRACY
She was not one of those napkin people who hide their talents, or who immure their lights under superincumbent bushels.
MARM LISAKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
What was Oliver's enmity towards you, that he should immure you here all these years?
THE STRANGE ADVENTURES OF CAPTAIN DANGEROUS, VOL. 1 OF 3GEORGE AUGUSTUS SALA
"Load them with heavy fetters and immure them in a dungeon," said Governor Jefferson.
THE CONQUESTEVA EMERY DYE
I do not breathe in the penthouse in which they would immure my soul.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
He did not immure himself, or cut himself off from human companionship.
FOURTEENTH CENTURY VERSE & PROSEVARIOUS
She might take a sudden resolve and immure herself before I can return!
DONALD MCELROY, SCOTCH IRISHMANWILLIE WALKER CALDWELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IMMURE

  • close in
  • confine
  • coop up
  • enclose
  • envelop
  • fence in
  • hem
  • immure
  • impound
  • imprison
  • incarcerate
  • jail
  • lock up
  • mew
  • pen
  • restrain
  • shut in
  • shut up
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.