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Princeton's WordNet

  1. captive, confined, imprisoned, jailed(adj)

    being in captivity

    captive, engrossed, absorbed, enwrapped, confined, wrapped, imprisoned, intent


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  1. List of paraphrases:

    imprisoned, incarcerated, prison, detained

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  1. Oda Gasinzigwa:

    We are not happy about any jailed woman, we want free women undertaking income-generating activities.

  2. Nusrat Choudhury:

    People are being jailed because they're poor, there's no chance for them to explain that their inability to pay is because of poverty.

  3. Jerry Brown:

    There’s nothing that stops local officials from notifying U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that a jailed person is going to be released.

  4. Philip Luther:

    This is a farcical verdict which strikes at the heart of freedom of expression in Egypt, today's verdict must be overturned immediately -- Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed should be allowed to walk free without conditions. We consider them to be prisoners of conscience, jailed solely for exercising their right to freedom of expression.

  5. Montasser Al De'emeh:

    You can't stop people from leaving by force, it's impossible for this to be the solution. There are people who were barred from leaving and jailed ; after eight years they were released and they managed to leave.

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