Synonyms of intern in English:



  • they have been interned without trial
    imprison, incarcerate, impound, jail, put in jail, put behind bars, detain, take into custody, hold in custody, hold captive, hold, lock up, keep under lock and key, confine;
    British detain at Her Majesty's pleasure
    informal put away, put inside, send down
    British informal bang up
    rare immure
    [Antonyms] release
  • noun

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  • North American he worked as an intern for a local magazine
    person doing work experience
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈretrəˌfleks
    turned backward