Definition of incarceration:
- punishment (part of speech: noun)
- "The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)", John West.
- "Leigh Hunt's Relations with Byron, Shelley and Keats", Barnette Miller.
I soon perceived, however, that I was likely to gain nothing by my incarceration; on the contrary, I had become an object of personal dislike to the government since the termination of this affair, which it was probable I had never been before; their pride and vanity were humbled by the concessions which they had been obliged to make in order to avoid a rupture with England.- "The Bible in Spain", George Borrow.