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Definitions for confined
kənˈfaɪndcon·fined

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confinedadjective

    not invading healthy tissue

  2. confinedadjective

    not free to move about

  3. captive, confined, imprisoned, jailedadjective

    being in captivity

GCIDE

  1. confinedadjective

    having movement or progress restricted to a certain area; as, an outbreak of the plague confined to one quarter of the city; wildfires confined to within the canyon.

Wiktionary

  1. confinedadjective

    not free to move

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confined

    of Confine

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confined' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4053

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of confined in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of confined in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of confined in a Sentence

  1. Armin Laschet:

    The floods have literally pulled the rug from under people's feet, we will be faced with such events over and over, and that means we need to speed up climate protection measures, on European, federal and global levels, because climate change isn't confined to one state.

  2. Mark Jenkins:

    Interfacing street sculpture in public space creates an installation environment that turns regular space into art space. Signs and people and everything around a street sculpture—they all become part of it. A two-dimensional work, being confined to surfaces, doesn't have as much of a capacity.”

  3. William R Allen:

    Certainly it is a world of scarcity. But the scarcity is not confined to iron ore and available land. The most constricting scarcities are those of character and personality.

  4. Mercer County:

    It absolutely could have been worse, given the confined space and the number of shots that appear to have been fired, the shooting appears to be related to several neighborhood gangs from here in the city of Trenton having a dispute at the venue.

  5. Filippo Grandi:

    It is further proof that refugee movements and the broader issue of migration of populations ... is a global challenge that cannot be confined to a few countries.

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    a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
    • A. equivalent
    • B. contiguous
    • C. ravening
    • D. occlusive

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