Synonyms of imprison in English:


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1‘she was imprisoned for sedition’

incarcerate, put in prison, send to prison, jail, lock up, take into custody, put under lock and key, put away, intern, confine, detain, hold prisoner, hold captive, hold, put into detention, put in chains, put in irons, clap in irons
British detain at Her Majesty's pleasure
informal send down, put behind bars, put inside
British informal bang someone up
rare immure

free, release