Übersetzung von “confine” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

confine

verb transitive confine /kənˈfaɪn/
to force sb or sth to remain in a small place
confiner , enfermer

animals confined in tiny cages
des animaux enfermés dans des cages minuscules

an illness that confines him to bed
une maladie qui l'a confiné au lit
formal =restrict to limit the activity or the spread of sth
confiner

The disease is confined to these two areas.
La maladie est confinée à ces deux régions.

(Übersetzung von “confine” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

confine

verb /kənˈfain/

to keep within limits; to stop from spreading

contenir
They succeeded in confining the fire to a small area.

to shut up or imprison

enfermer
The prince was confined in the castle for three years.
confined adjective

(with to) kept in or shut up in

confiné
confined to bed with a cold.

narrow, small

restreint
a confined space.
confinement noun

state of being shut up or imprisoned

emprisonnement
solitary confinement.

(the time of) the birth of a child

accouchement
her third confinement.
confines /ˈkon-/ noun plural

limits or boundaries

limites
within the confines of the city.

(Übersetzung von “confine” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)