Synonyms

1. internment

noun. ['ˌɪnˈtɝːnmənt'] placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law.

Synonyms

  • seizure
  • impounding
  • poundage
  • impoundment
  • drug bust

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Words that Rhyme with Internment

  • discernment
  • adjournment

Example sentences of the word internment


1. Noun, singular or mass
She must adjust her life when her close friend is taken to a Japanese-American internment camp.

2. Adjective
You will also need to make a detailed plan for internment areas and trails through the areas.

2. internment

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

Synonyms

  • lockdown
  • false imprisonment
  • imprisonment
  • custody

3. internment

noun. ['ˌɪnˈtɝːnmənt'] confinement during wartime.

Synonyms

  • captivity
  • incarceration
  • imprisonment
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