confined

The adjective confined describes a space that is cramped or small and constricted. You probably don't see any claustrophobic vampires because if they were claustrophobic, they'd have a fear of confined spaces — like their coffins.

The adjective confined describes being in captivity or not free to move about. If you do charity work, you could read books to older people confined to their homes. You could move your confined arms better if you just took off a few layers of clothes; you really don't need three sweaters, a vest, and a coat in 40 degree weather — even if you are from Arizona.

Definitions of confined
  1. adjective
    being in captivity
    synonyms: captive, imprisoned, jailed
    unfree
    hampered and not free; not able to act at will
  2. adjective
    not free to move about
    Synonyms:
    claustrophobic
    uncomfortably closed or hemmed in
    close, confining
    crowded
    homebound, housebound, shut-in
    confined usually by illness
    pent, shut up
    closely confined
    snowbound
    confined or shut in by heavy snow
    stormbound
    delayed or confined or cut off by a storm
    weather-bound
    delayed or shut in by bad weather
    unfree
    hampered and not free; not able to act at will
    restricted
    subject to restriction or subjected to restriction
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    Antonyms:
    unconfined
    not confined
    free-range
    of livestock and domestic poultry; permitted to graze or forage rather than being confined to a feedlot
    free
    able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint
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  3. adjective
    not invading healthy tissue
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    Antonyms:
    invasive
    marked by a tendency to spread especially into healthy tissue
    aggressive, fast-growing, strong-growing
    tending to spread quickly
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