imprison

(redirected from imprisonments)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
References in classic literature ?
In another cell, there was a German, sentenced to five years' imprisonment for larceny, two of which had just expired.
If his term of imprisonment be short - I mean comparatively, for short it cannot be - the last half year is almost worse than all; for then he thinks the prison will take fire and he be burnt in the ruins, or that he is doomed to die within the walls, or that he will be detained on some false charge and sentenced for another term: or that something, no matter what, must happen to prevent his going at large.
He will soon be glad to go away, and then we shall get rid of him.' So they made him sign a statement which would prevent his ever sustaining an action for false imprisonment, to the effect that his incarceration was voluntary, and of his own seeking; they requested him to take notice that the officer in attendance had orders to release him at any hour of the day or night, when he might knock upon his door for that purpose; but desired him to understand, that once going out, he would not be admitted any more.
He answered, in a tone that went to every heart, "A long imprisonment."
It had evidently been a great distress to him, to have the days of his imprisonment recalled.
imprisonments, the sample of cases was further limited to individuals
estimating the impact that imprisonment has on the post-release labor
The Judge further awarded five years rigorous imprisonment and fine of Rs 10,000 each Irshad Ali Qazi, Mohammad Kashif Khoja, Mohammad Anwar Rajput, Mohammad Nadeem Leelgar and Mukhtiar Ali Rajpar under Section 450 PPC adding that both imprisonments will run concurrently.
NAWABSHAH -- The 2nd Additional Session Judge Shaheed Benazirabad, Zahid Sikandar Thursday awarded five years rigorous imprisonment to five persons in a robbery case under Section 397 PPC.
Sialkot -- Additional District and Session Judge, Muhammad Zahid Ghuznavi on Friday awarded three years and seven months imprisonments to two Nigerian Na-tionals while hearing a narcotics case.
He may face more three-month imprisonment on non-payment of fine.
Additional imprisonments showing officers who reported and VJ who sentenced.