dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


1 definition found
 for Prisoned
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Prison \Pris"on\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prisoned; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Prisoning.]
     1. To imprison; to shut up in, or as in, a prison; to
        confine; to restrain from liberty.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The prisoned eagle dies for rage.     --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              His true respect will prison false desire. --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To bind (together); to enchain. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Sir William Crispyn with the duke was led
              Together prisoned.                    --Robert of
                                                    Brunne.
        [1913 Webster]

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229