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Definition 1: restrict or confine within limits - [verb of change]

Samples where confine to or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I limit you to two visits to the pub a day
  • please confine your questions to the topic
  • our actions are circumscribed by our biology, personality, and by the social and cultural context into which we are born

Synonyms for confine to in the sense of this definition

(confine to is a kind of ...) make smaller

"He decreased his staff"

(... is a kind of confine to ) restrain

"please hold down the noise so that the neighbors can sleep"

(... is a kind of confine to ) place a limit on the number of

(... is a kind of confine to ) restrict the number or amount of

"We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club"

(... is a kind of confine to ) place restrictions on

"curtail drinking in school"

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