Immure is defined as to entomb or to imprison.verb
An example of immure is to trap someone in an attic.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- immurement noun
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transitive verb im·mured, im·mur·ing, im·mures
- To confine within or as if within walls; imprison.
- To build into a wall: immure a shrine.
- To entomb in a wall.
Origin: Medieval Latin immūrāre : Latin in-, in; see in-2 + Latin mūrus, wall.
- im·mureˈment noun