Definitions For Confine


  • Place limits on (extent or amount or access)
  • To close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement
  • Prevent from leaving or from being removed
  • Deprive of freedom; take into confinement
  • Close in


  • To keep (someone or something) within limits : to prevent (someone or something) from going beyond a particular limit, area, etc.
  • To keep (a person or animal) in a place (such as a prison)
  • To force or cause (someone) to stay in something (such as a bed or wheelchair)

Is Confine a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Confine is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Confine in a Sentence

  • Will confine my remarks to the subject we came here to discuss
  • The accused was confined until the trial could take place

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