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imprison

verb [T usually passive] uk   /ɪmˈprɪz.ən/ us  
C1 to put someone in prison: He was imprisoned in 1965 for attempted murder. figurative Unable to go out because of the deep snow, she felt imprisoned in her own house.
imprisonable
adjective uk   /-ə.bl/ us  
Driving while under the influence of alcohol is an imprisonable offence.
imprisonment
noun [C or U] uk   /-mənt/ us  
C2 She was sentenced to five years' imprisonment.
Traducciones de “imprison”
en coreano 감옥에 가두다…
en árabe يَسْجُن, يَحْبِس…
en francés emprisonner…
en turco hapsetmek, hapse atmak…
en italiano imprigionare…
en chino (tradicionál) 關押,囚禁…
en ruso заключать в тюрьму…
en polaco uwięzić…
en español encarcelar…
en portugués aprisionar, encarcerar…
en alemán einsperren…
en catalán empresonar…
en japonés ~を投獄する…
en chino (simplificado) 关押,囚禁…
(Definition of imprison from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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