Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: confiscate
IPA transcription: [k'ɑnfəsk,eɪt]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: confiscate, forfeit, forfeited
    Meaning: surrendered as a penalty
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: impound, attach, sequester, confiscate, seize
    Meaning: take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority; "The FBI seized the drugs"; "The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment"; "The police confiscated the stolen artwork"
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