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imprisoned

adjective

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taken and held prisoner
  • took up the cause of imprisoned political dissidents

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imprisoned

verb
past tense of imprison

Synonyms & Antonyms of imprisoned (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Imprisoned.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imprisoned. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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