confine (someone or something) within (something)

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confine (someone or something) within (something)

To restrict a person or animal to a particular place or area. Don't worry, I confined the baby within her playpen. Maddy is scared of dogs, so we need to confine Fido within the backyard.
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confine (someone or an animal) within something

to contain someone or an animal within something. We were unable to confine the dog within the yard. Could you confine all your car-repair mess within the garage?
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The interest of Serra's project, then, lies in how, while refusing to dilute his sculpture with non-sculptural elements, he intends that it should involve us more deeply in the world rasher then confine us within the art museum.