Definitions of 'Incarcerated'

Definition of 'Incarcerated'
Incarcerate \In*car"cer*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Incarcerated; p. pr. & vb. n. Incarcerating.] [Pref. in- in + L. carceratus, p. p. of carcerare to imprison, fr. carcer prison.] [1913 Webster] 1. To imprison; to confine in a jail or prison. [1913 Webster] 2. To confine; to shut up or inclose; to hem in. [1913 Webster] Incarcerated hernia (Med.), hernia in which the constriction can not be easily reduced. [1913 Webster] incarcerate
Definition of 'Incarcerated'
incarcerate \in*car"cer*ate\, incarcerated \in*car"cer*at*ed\, a. Imprisoned. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]
Synonyms of 'Incarcerated'
barred, behind bars, beleaguered, beset, besieged, blockaded, bound, cabined, caged, cloistered, closed-in, confined, cooped, cordoned, cordoned off, corralled, cramped, cribbed, enclosed, fenced, hedged, hemmed, immured, imprisoned, in captivity, in durance vile, in prison, in stir, jailed, leaguered, locked up, mewed, paled, penned, pent-up, quarantined, railed, restrained, shut-in, walled, walled-in

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