confined confined  /kən ˈfaɪnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not invading healthy tissue
  2. (adj) not free to move about
  3. (adj) being in captivity

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News

  1. Autistic child found living in squalor

    Chaves County sheriff's deputies said they found a 5-year-old girl living in filth and confined in a small room similar to a cage home Monday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque

  2. Mom of dead Coral Springs boy hospitalized

    As investigators wait for autopsy results in the suspicious death of a 4-year-old boy, the boy's mother has been confined under the state's Baker Act, police said.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

  3. Mom of dead Coral Springs boy hospitalized as police await autopsy results

    As investigators wait for autopsy results in the suspicious death of a 4-year-old boy, the boy's mother has been confined under the state's Baker Act, police said.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

Quotes

  1. In an interview Thursday on NBC's "Today" show, Biden said, "I would tell members of my family - and I have - I wouldn't go anywhere in confined places now," Biden said on NBC's "Today" show... "It's not that it's going to Mexico. It's [that]...
    on Apr 30, 2009 By: Joe Biden Source: Politico

  2. Ginsburg said, "Because Skilling's misconduct entailed no bribe or kickback, he did not conspire to commit honest services fraud under our confined construction (of the law). We leave for remand the question whether the error is harmless in light of...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Source: USA Today

  3. "Moreover, the adverse impact of a default would not have been confined to the financial system but would have been felt broadly in the real economy through its effects on asset values and credit availability," Bernanke said.
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Ben Bernanke Source: CanadianBusiness.com

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