English - Vietnamese Dictionary
- danh từ
- beyond the confines of human knowledge
- danh từgoài phạm vi hiểu biết của con người
- within the confines of family life: trong giới hạn của cuộc sống gia đình
confines|confined|confining'kɒnfaɪnAdvanced English Dictionary
+restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
+place limits on (extent or access)
+prevent from leaving or from being removed
+close in or confine
+deprive of freedom; take into confinement
+to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
[pl.] (formal) limits or borders: It is beyond the confines of human knowledge. + the confines of family life
close, cramped, limited, narrow, strict
issues that go beyond the limited confines of the book within the strict confines of the law
| immediate | comfortable, comfy, safe
VERB + CONFINES
It took him some effort to leave the comfy confines of his armchair.
beyond/outside the ~ of
She wanted to experience things outside the close confines of family life.
| in/within the ~ of
He spent three years within the narrow confines of the prison.
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