Definition for confined (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), con·fined, con·fin·ing.
Origin of confine
Examples from the Web for confined
Exploitation of trafficking victims may be most acute in conflict and adjoining regions, but it is not confined to these areas.ISIS, Boko Haram, and the Growing Role of Human Trafficking in 21st Century Terrorism|Louise I. Shelley|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The series also reversed a long trend that saw the character paralyzed by the Joker and confined to a wheelchair for a decade.Gail Simone’s Bisexual Catman and the ‘Secret Six’|Rich Goldstein|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can clink your wine glass and deliver an impassioned speech about conquering the demons that kept you confined in the closet.
Former Missouri State Senator Chuck Graham is paraplegic and confined to a wheelchair.
She could no longer go to the orchestra; she was confined to a wheelchair.The Nurse Coaching People Through Death by Starvation|Nick Tabor|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Clearly they were a travelling company and would never have confined themselves to the costumes of any particular clime.
When he is not confined to this, he is set up for a laughing stock in buffo work.Letters of Peregrine Pickle|George P. Upton
He had been in failing health for about a year but was confined to his home for only the last week.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
But tandem driving is too good a sport to be confined to the show ring.Riding and Driving|Edward L. Anderson
Our day's sport, besides the monkey, was confined to sundry small green parrots and a few toucans.A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World|Charles Darwin