Simple Definition of confinement
: the act of confining someone or something : the state of being confined
: the time when a woman is giving birth to a baby
Examples of confinement
The dog was kept in confinement until it was determined to be healthy.
He remained with his wife during her confinement.
First Known Use of confinement
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