confining 的 2 个定义
- to enclose within bounds; limit or restrict: She confined her remarks to errors in the report. Confine your efforts to finishing the book.
- to shut or keep in; prevent from leaving a place because of imprisonment, illness, discipline, etc.: For that offense he was confined to quarters for 30 days.
- Usually confines. a boundary or bound; limit; border; frontier.
- Often confines. region; territory.
- Archaic. confinement.
- Obsolete. a place of confinement; prison.
confining 的近义词 5 个
- A company called Jurassic Quest created a prehistoric zoo of more than 70 animatronic beasts to explore from the confines of your car.
- For Cowles and the game’s other actors, that meant recording lines of dialogue — and their many screams — from the confines of their homes.
- While team success within friendly confines has nosedived, if the trend holds, it won’t be much of a departure for the Big Ten, which opens play Friday.
- If it was controlled and kept within the confines of marriage, it could build strong families and, ultimately, a strong nation.
- Whether you’re working from home, helping educate kids from the confines of your own walls, or like so many of us, doing both, a new constant that probably isn’t going away is the video call.
- The decision to leave the confining comforts of home this past November was “awful,” says Grace.
- It is at once confining and infinitely sinuous, so at Biennale-time it abounds with situations I call Bonjour, Monsieur Courbet!
- To these and the general forms of old English pipes, I purpose confining myself in the present article.
- The veil had slipped and might easily have been mistaken for a ribbon confining the queue at the base of the head.
- When a way has been acquired by such use, the law is strict in confining the gainer in the use of it.
- Instead of confining their action to actual applicants for help, they had to search out cases of nuisance or dangerous disease.
- A very dense fog enveloped everything, confining the view of surrounding objects to a radius of about fifty yards.