See also: confinés

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confines pl (plural only)

  1. The borders or limits of an area.
  2. Elements that restrain someone.
    • 2020 December 2, Mark Phillips, “Rebuilding Rail in the 2020s”, in Rail, page 46:
      "I think that there comes a point where people begin to get bored within their own confines, so there is definitely an opportunity to encourage travel - even though it will be a different sort of arrangement than we've been used to in the past.
  3. The scope or range of a subject.

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confines

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative of confine

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confines

  1. second-person singular present indicative of confinar

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confines

  1. second-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of confiner

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confines

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of confinar

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cōnfīnēs

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative masculine/feminine plural of cōnfīnis

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confines

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of confinar

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confines

  1. plural of confín

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confines

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of confinar