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1. imprisonment

noun. ['ˌɪmˈprɪzənmənt'] putting someone in prison or in jail as lawful punishment.

Synonyms

  • penalization
  • punishment
  • penalisation

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • imprison (English)

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Example sentences of the word false-imprisonment


1. Noun Phrase
Stalking, sexual abuse and false imprisonment are included.

2. imprisonment

noun. ['ˌɪmˈprɪzənmənt'] the state of being imprisoned.

Synonyms

  • confinement
  • immurement
  • captivity
  • incarceration
  • durance
  • internment

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • imprison (English)

3. imprisonment

noun. ['ˌɪmˈprɪzənmənt'] the act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison).

Synonyms

  • lockdown
  • false imprisonment
  • internment
  • custody

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • advantage
  • reward

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • imprison (English)

4. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality.

Synonyms

  • truth
  • the true
  • specious
  • trumped-up
  • imitative
  • untrue
  • counterfeit
  • dishonest
  • dishonorable
  • trueness
  • incorrect
  • spurious
  • mendacious
  • insincere
  • verity

Antonyms

  • honest
  • sincere
  • true
  • genuine
  • correct
  • falsity

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] arising from error.

Synonyms

  • mistaken
  • wrong

Antonyms

  • right
  • ethical
  • good

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] deliberately deceptive.

Antonyms

  • nonimitative

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article; it's real synthetic fur".

Synonyms

  • simulated
  • faux
  • artificial
  • fake
  • imitation

Antonyms

  • correctly
  • outside
  • inaccurate
  • inexactness

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] inaccurate in pitch.

Synonyms

  • off-key
  • sour
  • unharmonious

Antonyms

  • incorrectness
  • functioning
  • opportune
  • rightfulness

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] inappropriate to reality or facts.

Synonyms

  • unrealistic

Antonyms

  • inaccuracy
  • falsehood

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] designed to deceive.

Synonyms

  • dishonest

Antonyms

  • justice
  • appropriate

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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