Examples of confinement in a sentence
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
CONFINEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of confinement for English Language Learners
: the act of confining someone or something : the state of being confined
: the time when a woman is giving birth to a baby
Legal Definition of confinement
1 : the act of confining
2 : the state of being confined
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