how to pronounce confined


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confined is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of confined in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… high risk area remain confined to their …”

meanings of confined


  1. Not free to move.
  2. In childbed.
  3. Limited; narrow; restricted.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of confine.

confined frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word confined occurs in english on average 5.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics confined can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that confined can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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