Internment definition

ĭn-tûrnmənt
The definition of internment is imprisonment or confinement.

An example of internment is when the Jews were kept imprisoned in concentration camps by Hitler.

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An interning or being interned.
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The state of being interned; confinement.
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The act of interning or confining, especially in wartime.
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Confinement within narrow limits, as of foreign troops, to the interior of a country.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
internment
Plural:
internments