confining confining  /kən ˈfaɪ nɪŋ/


  1. (adj) restricting the scope or freedom of action
  2. (adj) crowded


  • The “Mojofied” new grad’s job search checklist

    Congratulations, graduate! You’ve got the degree. You did the studying and you passed the tests. Now, all you need is a job. If you didn’t make it over to the Career Services office at your alma mater, you may be confining your post-college job search to just sending out resumes in response to posted job [...]The post The “Mojofied” new grad’s job search checklist ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Denver Post


  1. "The truth is, being president is also a little confining," Obama said, explaining how he came to neglect his connection with Americans as he faced multiple crises in his first year in office. "I can't just walk around and visit people like I...
    on Jan 22, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. "President Abbas told Rice that confining talks between the Palestinian and Israeli sides to humanitarian and security issues is insufficient," chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat told reporters.
    on Mar 26, 2007 By: Saeb Erekat Source: EUX.TV

  3. "I thought about it (the contract) last night before deciding it's better to quit. I never asked for a contract. I have not taken any money from the PCB but confining me to domestic issues was not acceptable to me," said Miandad.
    on Jan 28, 2009 By: Javed Miandad Source: AFP

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