Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
  • danh từ
    • biên giới; ranh giới
    • 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
    Concise 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

    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    [pl.] (formal) limits or borders: It is beyond the confines of human knowledge. + the confines of family life
    Collocation Dictionary


    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


    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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