Definitions and translations for "confine"

Definition of confine

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Verb
1. To restrict; to keep within bounds; to shut or keep in a limited space or area.
2. To have a common boundary; to border; to lie contiguous; to touch; followed by on or with.
Noun
3. Limit.
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English - English - confine

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v. limit, restrict; imprison
v. confine, limit; border
adj. confined, shut in

English - Spanish - confine

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v. confinar, circunscribir, limitar; encarcelar, aprisionar, emparedar, encerrar, encerrar con tranca; comprender, localizar; enclaustrar, recluir

English - French - confine

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v. confiner, borner, limiter, restreindre; emprisonner, enfermer; claustrer

English - German - confine

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v. beschränken; einschränken

English - Indonesian - confine

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n. pinggir, perbatasan, batasan
v. membatasi, memperhinggakan, mengurung, menahan, memenjarakan, melahirkan

English - Italian - confine

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v. limitare, restringere; confinare, relegare, rinchiudere; imprigionare

English - Polish - confine

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n. granica
v. ograniczać, ścieśniać, zamknąć, graniczyć, ograniczyć, ścieśnić, zamykać

English - Portuguese - confine

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v. confinar, demarcar, delimitar

English - Romanian - confine

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n. limită, hotar, graniţă
v. limita, restrânge, bloca, închide, aresta, reţine

English - Russian - confine

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г. ограничивать, придерживаться; заточать, держать взаперти, заключать в тюрьму

English - Turkish - confine

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f. sınırlamak, tutmak, hapsetmek, kapamak; loğusa olmak
i. sınır

English - Ukrainian - confine

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n. рубіж
v. обмежувати, ув'язнювати, запирати, зачинений: тримати зачиненим

French - English - confine

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[confiné] adj. confined, shut in

Italian - English - confine

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n. border, boundary, line, pale, confines, bound

Portuguese - English - confine

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[confinar] v. limit, restrict, confine, abut; border, neighbor; bound

English - Dutch - confine

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ww. begrenzen, beperken; binnen een grens houden, inbedden, insluiten

English - Greek - confine

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ρήμ. εγκλείω, περιορίζω, φυλακίζω
ουσ. όριο

Italian - French - confine

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1. (paese) frontière (f); limite (f); pays limitrophe
2. (demarcazione) démarcation (f); délimitation (f); frontière (f); bornes (fp)

Italian - German - confine

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n. grenze, begrenzung, mark, markung, scheide, schranke, rain, grenzmal

English - Arabic - confine

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‏حد‏
‏قيد، حجز، إقتصر، حبس، سجن، جعله حبيس، قفل‏

English - Chinese - confine

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(动) 限制, 禁闭, 闭居; 邻接, 接壤

English - Chinese - confine

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(動) 限制, 禁閉, 閉居; 鄰接, 接壤

English - Hindi - confine

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n. जेल में डालना, सीमा
v. क़द करना, प्रतिबंधित करना, सीमित करना

English - Japanese - confine

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(動) 制限する; 閉じ込める

English - Korean - confine

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동. 한정하다, 제한하다; 가두다

English - Vietnamese - confine

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v. câu lưu, giam riêng, quản thúc, nhốt, giam
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Synonyms for confine
1. enclose: hold, immure, cage, imprison, corral, shut in, incarcerate
2. restrict: restrain, limit, hinder, hamper, curb, bind
Verb forms for confine
Present participle: confining
Present: confine (3.person: confines)
Past: confined
Future: will confine
Present conditional: would confine
Present Perfect: have confined (3.person: has confined)
Past Perfect: had confined
Future Perfect: will have confined
Past conditional: would have confined