verb (used with object), im·mured, im·mur·ing.
Origin of immure
Related formsim·mure·ment, im·mu·ra·tion [im-yuh-rey-shuh n] /ˌɪm yəˈreɪ ʃən/, nounself-im·mure·ment, nounself-im·mur·ing, adjectiveun·im·mured, adjective
Examples from the Web for immurement
Thenceforward Ernesta had but one thought, that of saving her daughter from that awful life of immurement and entombment.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
At the conclusion of this half century's immurement what would the world say to the Polish composer's music?Old Fogy|James Huneker
Even the ordinary secret sin corrodes the heart by its immurement, and the sin of Logs house was not an ordinary one.The Court of Cacus|Alexander Leighton
When this cell of immurement (reclusorium) was ready, the mind in Romuald was so that it scarcely could be imprisoned.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor