Synonyms of confinement in English:

confinement


See definition of confinement

noun

1‘he was being held in solitary confinement’

SYNONYMS

imprisonment, internment, incarceration, custody, captivity, detention, restraint, arrest, house arrest

literary thraldom, thrall

archaic duress, durance

ANTONYMS

liberty

2‘prolonged confinement of an animal is prohibited’

SYNONYMS

penning, caging, locking up, walling in, walling up, enclosure, encirclement, surrounding, encompassment

quarantine

North American corralling

rare immurement

3‘she was admitted to hospital for her confinement’

SYNONYMS

labour, giving birth, birthing

birth, childbirth, nativity

technical parturition

archaic lying-in, accouchement, childbed, travail