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confine
British English: /kənˈfʌɪn/
American English: /kənˈfaɪn/

Translation of confine in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (in room, cell, prison, ghetto)
    confiner (person) (in, to dans)
    interner (mental patient) (in, to dans)
    enfermer (animal) (in dans)
    to be confined to bed
    être alité
    to be confined to the house
    être obligé de rester à la maison
    to be confined to barracks (Military)
    être consigné au quartier
  • 2 (limit)
    limiter (comments etc) (to à)
    the problem is not confined to old people
    le problème ne concerne pas uniquement les personnes âgées

reflexive verb

  • to confine oneself to/to doing
    se contenter de/de faire

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