1. [Verb]: place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"

2. [Verb]: to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists h

3. [Verb]: deprive of freedom; take into confinement

4. [Verb]: restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"

5. [Verb]: prevent from leaving or from being removed

6. [Verb]: close in or confine

Opposite words to 'confine'

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