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the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life
  put in prison, or otherwise confine
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incarceration incarcerated incarcerate incarcerating incarcerates
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  • the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life
  • He was obviously incarcerated for a reason.
    Louis Sachar  --  Holes
  • And so they came to know the strange rules of their incarceration.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • Perhaps you do not fully understand the circumstances of the ymbrynes’ incarceration."
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City

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  • I didn’t think they were going to understand my adolescent fascination with the underbelly of society, my involvement in international drug trafficking, or my impending incarceration.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • This book is about getting closer to mass incarceration and extreme punishment in America.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • We should have her incarcerated.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • They knew the jails were not celled enough for all of them, so if it meant a few days’ incarceration, what did it matter?
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • Miss Christian is incarcerated without bond.
    Scott Pratt  --  An Innocent Client
  • Only men were incarcerated at USDB.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day

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  • I had to say no. It was a book which I had longed to read but which, incarcerated like a mad strangler behind the wires of the locked shelves of the university library, had been denied me.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • The top one read: THE DOCTOR IS: INCARCERATED.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • At which point, urged on by an outraged American media, the military would probably incarcerate me under the jail, never mind in it.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Kim is now telling me about being rescued from certain incarceration by Willow.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • The conversation naturally fell upon the incarceration of the poor man.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • I followed him to church; as he said Mass in a cemetery and to incarcerated prisoners; and as he traveled throughout Laredo, Texas, and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, to pick up donated food, clothing, and other items.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • Within seconds she realized their incarceration was actually their key to escape.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • But Dantes cannot remain forever in prison, and one day or other he will leave it, and the day when he comes out, woe betide him who was the cause of his incarceration!
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Now, both John Senior and his son "boozed"; indeed, John Junior was an often incarcerated alcoholic.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Jake was enthralled by the whole idea of my temporary incarceration, and the reasons behind it.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • It was no mistake that Disney retold tales like Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Snow White—all of which dealt with the incarceration of the sacred feminine.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • There they had all been incarcerated in a hotel, kept strictly away from their husband and father.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • While incarcerated, he went through drug and alcohol rehabilitation, got his GED, and taught GED classes to other inmates for twenty-five dollars a month.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • You are the first respectable citizen who has called on me since my incarceration, and being in jail makes one appreciate friends.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • These incarcerated men, before they’d even reached a point of basic maturity, had flagrantly—and tragically—squandered the few opportunities they’d had to contribute productively to something greater than themselves.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • Another reason which Sag-Harbor (he went by that name) urged for his want of faith in this matter of the prophet, was something obscurely in reference to his incarcerated body and the whale’s gastric juices.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • What he heard his father say was some of the first good news that Gregor heard since he had first been incarcerated in his room.
    Franz Kafka  --  Metamorphosis
  • Let it not be supposed by the enemies of ’the system,’ that, during the period of his solitary incarceration, Oliver was denied the benefit of exercise, the pleasure of society, or the advantages of religious consolation.
    Charles Dickens  --  Oliver Twist
  • In essence, these nets stayed in our wake for several hours, incarcerating an entire aquatic world in prisons made of thread.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • The HVAC patrol, which had been called in on the pretense of humane incarceration, was working so slowly that Jordan figured they’d master their trade just in time for the snow to start falling again outside.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • ’He had also been incarcerated for narcotics distribution and armed robbery.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • The beast’s scales had turned pale and flaky during its long incarceration under the ground, its eyes were milkily pink; both rear legs bore heavy cuffs from which chains led to enormous pegs driven deep into the rocky floor.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • He had been lying on his bunk in a cement cell, hungry and cold in the darkness, wondering how long he would be incarcerated.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Who are these people, and why do I have to be incarcerated with them on a daily basis?
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • Earlier in their prison lives they had spent some time incarcerated where we were now going to school.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • Therefore he began again, "So may this man do for thee freely what thy speech prays, spirit incarcerate, still be pleased to tell us how the soul is bound within these knots, and tell us, if thou canst, if any from such limbs is ever loosed."
    Dante Alighieri  --  Dante’s Inferno
  • How can I claim my book has changed lives when my own son is incarcerated?
    Luis J. Rodriguez  --  Always Running
  • Then they were stripped and given a prison uniform to wear, with a number on the front and back that was to serve as their only means of identification for the duration of their incarceration.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • So the opportunity to be incarcerated was just too good to resist.
    Susanna Kaysen  --  Girl Interrupted
  • Consider it: among these forty-seven captives there were five whose names, offenses, and dates of incarceration were no longer known!
    Mark Twain  --  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
  • To begin with, she’s incarcerated.
    Sarah Dessen  --  The Truth About Forever
  • The boys he’d been arrested with had also been incarcerated, but for some reason, not at the location where Sampson was held.
    Sampon Davis, et. al.  --  We Beat the Street
  • They found a public notary there who said he would certify a document that said that Orest Mercator spent so many days incarcerated with these venomous reptiles blah blah blah.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • We should have taken you to the London zoo and incarcerated you in the baboons’ cage.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  The Iceman Cometh
  • The prospect would be of a thousand, or thousands of incarcerated nights, sleeplessly turning over the past, waiting for his life to resume, wondering if it ever would.
    Ian McEwan  --  Atonement
  • In this vault, men who had been condemned to the galleys were incarcerated until the day of their departure for Toulon.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • By the end of the second day, the number of arrests had increased and nearly two thousand women were incarcerated, many of them remanded to the Fort to await trial.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • The so-called confession in the Penitentiary, of which Mrs. Moodie has given such a colourful description, took place after several years of incarceration, and during the long regime of Warden Smith.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • In spite of the fact that he’d been incarcerated for eleven years, Shay was still the most naive inmate I’d ever met.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • Four days since Gazzy and Iggy had blown a hole in the side of the Itex headquarters, thus springing us from our latest diabolical incarceration.
    James Patterson  --  Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
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