Definition of Impounded:
- imprisoned (part of speech: verb)
- taken (part of speech: adjective)
- took (part of speech: verb)
- enclosed (part of speech: verb)
Her letters were always impounded, as soon as the letter bag was opened, by her own maid- a placid, resolute person- a sort of cheap edition of her mistress- who had held her place for many years, and was supposed to know more of the secrets of the boudoir than any creature alive.- "Barren Honour: A Novel", George A. Lawrence.
- "The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood", Arthur Griffiths.
- "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.