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As Reuters broke the news about Kushner's nomination, the news organization was elsewhere reporting on a coup in Myanmar, during which the country's elected leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, was imprisoned by the military.
YOU, TOO, CAN BECOME A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE NOMINEEPHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Likewise, I would argue that we are imprisoned within our own cosmos of meaning.
IS LIFE SPECIAL JUST BECAUSE IT’S RARE? - ISSUE 95: ESCAPEALAN LIGHTMANJANUARY 20, 2021NAUTILUS
If found guilty, he could be imprisoned for up to ten years.
'HIS FIGHT IS IN RUSSIA.' WHY NAVALNY FLEW HOME STRAIGHT INTO PUTIN'S CLUTCHESMADELINE ROACHEJANUARY 18, 2021TIME
Impact of “fake news” anti-press rhetoricIn 2020, Egypt led countries in imprisoning journalists on false news charges in 2020.
JOURNALISTS FACED NEW THREATS IN 2020. THESE 10 AND COUNTLESS OTHERS DESERVE JUSTICELBELANGER225JANUARY 4, 2021FORTUNE
They were permitted to marry while imprisoned, the only time they glimpsed each other.
‘THE WOMAN WHO STOLE VERMEER’ REVISITS THE STRANGE TALE OF A BRITISH HEIRESS WHO BECAME A NOTORIOUS ART THIEFKATHARINE WEBERNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
About this time the famous Philippine painter, Juan Luna (vide p. 195), was released after six monthsʼ imprisonment as a suspect.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He was well set in the form of a man now, the months since his imprisonment having brought him much to fasten upon and hold.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Sentence of fine and imprisonment passed upon lord Bacon in the house of peers for bribery.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
He almost felt the old sense of imprisonment, of aching nostalgia, of having lost his liberty.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Form of imprisonment varies, but the ‘rescue’ is most generally found in company with the tournament.
THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENTJESSIE L. WESTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPRISONMENT

  • bondage
  • captivity
  • coercion
  • compulsion
  • confinement
  • constraint
  • control
  • detention
  • discipline
  • force
  • imprisonment
  • incarceration
  • pressure
  • restraint
  • violence
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