English version

house arrest

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhouse arrestˈhouse arˌrest noun 🔊 🔊 be under house arrest
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house arrestHe also underwent several periods of defacto house arrest and trial for treason between 1956 and 1961.He had spent his last years under effective house arrest at his home in Kufa.Tried in Hanoi on charges of sedition, he died under house arrest in Hue fifteen years later.He died under house arrest in Salamanca, uncompromising to the end.Jaruzelski put him under house arrest for his efforts.The constitution was suspended and the Cabinet placed under house arrest.After he voluntarily returned home in 1985, Kim was placed under house arrest again.
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