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imprison

verb

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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

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The first known use of imprison was in the 14th century

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“Imprison.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imprison. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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