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synonyms for immurement

  • arrest
  • custody
  • delay
  • incarceration
  • internment
  • quarantine
  • apprehension
  • bust
  • detainment
  • hindrance
  • impediment
  • pen
  • pickup
  • pinch
  • restraint
  • retention
  • withholding
  • arrestation
  • holding back
  • holding pen
  • keeping in
  • nab
  • time up the river
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antonyms for immurement

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  • aid
  • assistance
  • help
  • freedom
  • liberation
  • release
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How to use immurement in a sentence

I waited for him to begin, but he could not, whether from surprise or loss of readiness through such long immurement.
THE MAID OF SKERRICHARD DODDRIDGE BLACKMORE
At the conclusion of this half century's immurement what would the world say to the Polish composer's music?
OLD FOGYJAMES HUNEKER
Thenceforward Ernesta had but one thought, that of saving her daughter from that awful life of immurement and entombment.
THE THREE CITIES TRILOGY, COMPLETEEMILE ZOLA
When this cell of immurement (reclusorium) was ready, the mind in Romuald was so that it scarcely could be imprisoned.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME I OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Even the ordinary secret sin corrodes the heart by its immurement, and the sin of Logs house was not an ordinary one.
THE COURT OF CACUSALEXANDER LEIGHTON
We will bear in mind the possibility of young blood becoming irked at this self-immurement, no matter how idyllic the conditions.
THE RADIO BOYS' SEARCH FOR THE INCA'S TREASUREGERALD BRECKENRIDGE
Her face was very pale, as if from long immurement, and her eyes were no more merry.
THE PATH OF THE KINGJOHN BUCHAN
I can not tell you all we spoke of in that day-long immurement.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO IMMUREMENT

  • apprehension
  • arrest
  • arrestation
  • bust
  • custody
  • delay
  • detainment
  • hindrance
  • holding back
  • holding pen
  • immurement
  • impediment
  • incarceration
  • internment
  • keeping in
  • nab
  • pen
  • pickup
  • pinch
  • quarantine
  • restraint
  • retention
  • time up the river
  • withholding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.