What is another word for imprison?

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[ ɪmpɹˈɪzən], [ ɪmpɹˈɪzən], [ ɪ_m_p_ɹ_ˈɪ_z_ə_n]

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How to use "Imprison" in context?

The word "imprison" originally meant to enclose within a wall or fence. It came to refer to keeping someone in a position where they are unable to move, usually for a crime. Over time, the definition of imprisonment has evolved to include any form of confinement, from a tiny room in the prison yard to a life in a mental hospital.

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