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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH internmentinterment, internment
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Example sentences from the Web for internment
What did you learn from your five-year internment in Vietnam?
In the episode “Internment,” he reminds Rick of the dangers of slipping into darkness.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero|Regina Lizik|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And the second remark came during the Japanese internment conversation.
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, she was among the tens of thousands Japanese-Americans dispatched to internment camps.Remembering Yuri Kochiyama, Civil Rights Activist and Malcolm X Ally|Herb Boyd|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Paul might have a point with Japanese internment, which was authorized by executive order.
A cleverly written description of a young English officer's internment as a prisoner of war in Germany.A Kut Prisoner|H. C. W. Bishop
Investigation revealed how thorough the work of the German seamen—now enjoying themselves in internment camps—had been.Our Navy in the War|Lawrence Perry
Internment in a city of refuge was a sober and judicial proceeding.The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. I (of II)|Walter M. Chandler
With the internment of Mrs. Annie Besant it sounded a new note—a note inspired by an ardent love of humanity.Chitta Ranjan|Sukumar Ranjan Das
In spite of everything that may be done for the prisoners, internment is and remains always a very hard lot.The Better Germany in War Time|Harold Picton
British Dictionary definitions for internment
- the act of interning or state of being interned, esp of enemy citizens in wartime or of terrorism suspects
- (as modifier)an internment camp