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synonyms for imprisoned

  • confined
  • jailed
  • incarcerated
  • captive
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How to use imprisoned in a sentence

“I will continue my fight for the freedom of Denis and all the brothers imprisoned and abused by a declining regime,” he warned in his message.
A HUNGER STRIKE IN SAN ISIDRO, THE PROTEST THAT DOES NOT LET HAVANA SLEEPMAYKEL GONZÁLEZ VIVERONOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
There is no imprisoned mind, heartbreaking time, or deafening silence that joy cannot break through.
HOW TO FIND JOY DURING TOUGH TIMESBY ANGELA GORRELL/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 9, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Trial repeatedly delayed for imprisoned journalist at heightened health risk.
THESE 10 FEMALE JOURNALISTS DESERVE JUSTICE IMMEDIATELYBRETT HAENSELOCTOBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
The journalists had been driving to interview a local political leader when armed men stopped the vehicle, examined the occupants’ phones and laptops and threatened them at gunpoint to drive to the town of Tel Hamis, where they were imprisoned.
THESE 10 JOURNALISTS ARE MISSING, AND COVID IS IMPEDING INVESTIGATIONSLBELANGER225SEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
In these enlightened days no man is imprisoned for owing money, but only because he does not pay it when told to do so.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The soul of music which is embodied in them is imprisoned within wood and crystal, and is no more heard of men.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Taken prisoner by the Americans in December, 1899, he was imprisoned on his refusal to subscribe to the oath of allegiance.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The royal family, imprisoned in the Tuileries, were each day drinking of the cup of humiliation to its lowest dregs.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Although Morgan was offered a commission in the British army while he was imprisoned, he violently rejected the offer.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
It was the month of January, 1793, when the imprisoned monarch was brought into the hall of the Convention for his trial.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPRISONED

  • confined
  • imprisoned
  • in jail
  • in prison
  • incarcerated
  • jailed
  • put away
  • serving time
  • under lock and key
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.