What is another word for confining?

351 synonyms found


[ k_ə_n_f_ˈaɪ_n_ɪ_ŋ], [ kənfˈa͡ɪnɪŋ], [ kənfˈa‍ɪnɪŋ]

Synonyms for Confining:

close (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) enclosing (adjective) limiting (adjective) punishing (adjective) contraction (noun) eastern poison oak (noun) enclosing (verb) imprisoning (verb) punishing (verb) restraining (verb) secluding (verb) eastern poison oak Other synonyms: restrictive retaining

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Rhymes for Confining:

  1. refining, reclining, resigning, divining, opining, whining, twining;
  2. lining, mining, pining, dining, fining, shining, signing;
  3. combining, designing, assigning, aligning, defining, declining;

Quotes for Confining:

  1. I think that's most unfortunate about our Democratic system, that you're confining it to people who are either very wealthy in their own right or have capacity to gain access to large amounts of money. Birch Bayh.
  2. If you confine it, you're confining a whole thing. If you make it spontaneous, so that anything can happen, like we don't want to confine or restrict anything. What we can do, whatever we can let happen, you just let it happen. Alice Cooper.
  3. This may be done by grafting, by confining the roots, withholding water, bending the branches, or in a hundred other ways which all proceed upon the same principle. Robert Fortune.