HyperDic: incarcerate

English > 1 sense of the word incarcerate:
VERBsocialincarcerate, imprison, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remandlock up or confine, in or as in a jail
incarcerate > pronunciation
Soundsihnkaa'rserey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > incarcerate: 1 sense > verb 1, social
Meaninglock up or confine, in or as in a jail.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to incarcerate the prisoners
Example "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"
Synonymsimprison, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Broaderconfine, detaindeprive of freedom
Spanishapresar, aprisionar, encarcelar
Catalanempresonar, encarcerar, engarjolar
Nounsincarcerationthe state of being imprisoned

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