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  Definition of Incarcerate
  1. lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"
Similar Words: imprison, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand

 

Derivational Morphology: remand, prison guard, jailer, jailor, gaoler, screw, turnkey, jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, captivity, imprisonment, incarceration, immurement, internment

 

Anagrams: centenarian, reincarnate

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 禁闭   Dutch: opsluiten  
Finnish: vangita   French: incarcerer  
German: einsperren   Greek: φυλακίσει  
Italian: incarcerare   Japanese: 投獄する  
Latin: incarcerare   Polish: uwięziony  
Russian: заключить в турьму   Spanish: incarcerar  
 
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