Synonyms of confine in English:

confine


See definition of confine

verb

1‘their cats are confined in the house’

SYNONYMS

enclose, incarcerate, imprison, intern, impound, hold captive, trap

shut in, shut up, keep, pen in, pen up, cage, lock in, lock up, box in, box up, immure, mew up

fence in, hedge in, hurdle, rail in, wall in, wall up

encircle, surround, ring, encompass, hem in, close in, kettle

North American corral

rare gird, compass

ANTONYMS

release

2‘he confined his remarks to the job in hand’

SYNONYMS

restrict, limit

keep within the limits of, not allow to go beyond