Synonyms of internment


1. internment, captivity, imprisonment, incarceration, immurement

usage: confinement during wartime

2. imprisonment, internment, confinement

usage: the act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison)

3. impoundment, impounding, internment, poundage, seizure

usage: placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law

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Definition and meaning of internment (Dictionary)