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imprison

verb [T]  /ɪmˈprɪz·ən/ us  
to put someone in prison or in a situation that is like prison: If found guilty, he could be imprisoned for ten years. After weeks of snow, she felt imprisoned in her own home.
imprisonment
noun [U]  /ɪmˈprɪz·ən·mənt/ us  
Translations of “imprison”
in Korean 감옥에 가두다…
in Arabic يَسْجُن, يَحْبِس…
in French emprisonner…
in Turkish hapsetmek, hapse atmak…
in Italian imprigionare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關押,囚禁…
in Russian заключать в тюрьму…
in Polish uwięzić…
in Spanish encarcelar…
in Portuguese aprisionar, encarcerar…
in German einsperren…
in Catalan empresonar…
in Japanese ~を投獄する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 关押,囚禁…
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