Translation of "confinement" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kənˈfaɪn.mənt/ us

[ no plural ] the situation in which a person or animal is kept somewhere, usually by force

She spent most of those years under house arrest or close confinement.

old-fashioned or formal labour noun (BIRTH) (= the process of giving birth to a baby)


(Translation of “confinement” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)