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A company called Jurassic Quest created a prehistoric zoo of more than 70 animatronic beasts to explore from the confines of your car.The best things to do — virtually and in person — while social distancing in the D.C. area|Fritz Hahn, Hau Chu|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
For Cowles and the game’s other actors, that meant recording lines of dialogue — and their many screams — from the confines of their homes.‘Call of Duty’ voice actors spent the summer on video calls like the rest of us|Mike Hume|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
While team success within friendly confines has nosedived, if the trend holds, it won’t be much of a departure for the Big Ten, which opens play Friday.Home Teams Aren’t Winning As Much In College Football This Season. The Big Ten Should Fit Right In.|Josh Planos|October 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
If it was controlled and kept within the confines of marriage, it could build strong families and, ultimately, a strong nation.
Whether you’re working from home, helping educate kids from the confines of your own walls, or like so many of us, doing both, a new constant that probably isn’t going away is the video call.
The decision to leave the confining comforts of home this past November was “awful,” says Grace.The Westboro Defectors Speak: Phelps Granddaughters Embrace Tolerance|John Avlon|March 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is at once confining and infinitely sinuous, so at Biennale-time it abounds with situations I call Bonjour, Monsieur Courbet!
To these and the general forms of old English pipes, I purpose confining myself in the present article.
The veil had slipped and might easily have been mistaken for a ribbon confining the queue at the base of the head.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
When a way has been acquired by such use, the law is strict in confining the gainer in the use of it.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Instead of confining their action to actual applicants for help, they had to search out cases of nuisance or dangerous disease.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
A very dense fog enveloped everything, confining the view of surrounding objects to a radius of about fifty yards.