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imprison

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of imprison

  1. to put in or as if in prison in this society, we try to imprison criminals so that they can't do any more harm Synonyms commit, confine, immure, incarcerate, intern, jail, jug, lock (up) Related Words constrain, limit, restrain, restrict, shut; bar, gate; apprehend, arrest, bust [slang], capture, catch, detain, nab, pick up, pinch, seize; impress, shanghai; hold, impound, keep; bind, enchain, fetter, handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel Near Antonyms emancipate, enfranchise, manumit, unbind, uncage, unchain, unfetter Antonyms discharge, free, liberate, release


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