Synonyms for pinfold

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Who is not sick of our long confinement in that pinfold there?

Was a bull-calf in a pinfold, an' that too they left behind.

It meant no more than inconveniently crowded; thus Milton: Confined and pestered in this pinfold here.

Surgeon Pinfold was prescribing for a row of sick people, seated before him on a bench.

Amelius went back to the cottage, to see if Toff had returned, in his absence, before he paid his daily visit to Surgeon Pinfold.

Pinfold is a pound for cattle; but no place of the name of Lipsbury is known.

He was a servant of corruption, holding a candle to disorderly walkers and happy sinners on their way into the devil's pinfold.

Pinfold Street takes its name from the "pound" or "pinfold" that existed there prior to 1752.

Would you have Providence to shoot you here sitting, like so many hares hunted into a pinfold?

Why, they must have been fairly starved on purpose; nay, they must have been in the pinfold all the time he had been laid up.

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cage

nounenclosure with bars
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