Definition of impound:
lumber, beat, bind, arrogate, bond, prehend, isolate, take over, get hold of, keep apart, set apart, pound off, seclude, ram, thump, clutch, sequester, sequestrate, seize, tie, pound up, pound, ram down, confiscate, conquer, attach, poke, assume, encage, withdraw.
- enclose (part of speech: verb)
- take (part of speech: verb)
- imprison (part of speech: verb)
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- "First Man", Clyde Brown.
Their churches, with red roofs all subdued with lichen into the softest browns, rise above the cottages or farm buildings that surround them in the ideal fashion that is finally repeated at Ouistreham where locks impound the waters of the canal, and a great lighthouse stands out more conspicuously than the church tower.- "Normandy, Complete The Scenery & Romance Of Its Ancient Towns", Gordon Home.