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hem in

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hem in

  1. to close or shut in by or as if by barriers a village hemmed in on all sides by mountains Synonyms box (in), cage, closet, coop (up), corral, encage, encase, envelop, fence (in), hedge, enclose (in), house, immure, include, mew (up), pen, wall (in)Related Words bound, circumscribe, confine, contain, limit, restrict; encircle, encompass, enfold, enframe, enlace, frame, ring, surround; armor, cocoon, encapsulate, encapsule, encyst, ensheathe, ensphere, enwomb


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