containment confinement


containment = confinement

Pronunciation =  containment

Pronunciation in French = confinement

containment in French: confinement

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: the action of keeping something harmful under control or within limits. 

Definition in French:
l’action de garder quelque chose de nuisible sous contrôle ou dans des limites.

Examples in English:

  • The government is pursuing a policy of containment.

Examples in French:

  • Le gouvernement mène une politique de confinement.

Synonyms of containment

Synonyms in French endiguement
Synonyms in English control, rule, check

Antonyms of containment

Antonyms in French autorisation,
Antonyms in English help, permission, freedom

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