[verb in-kahr-suh-reyt; adjective in-kahr-ser-it, -suh-reyt] /verb ɪnˈkɑr səˌreɪt; adjective ɪnˈkɑr sər ɪt, -səˌreɪt/
verb (used with object), incarcerated, incarcerating.
to imprison; confine.
to enclose; constrict closely.
(transitive) to confine or imprison
1550s, a back-formation from incarceration, or else from Medieval Latin incarceratus, past participle of incarcerare “to imprison” (see incarceration). Related: Incarcerated; incarcerating.
[in-kahr-dn-eyt] /ɪnˈkɑr dnˌeɪt/ verb (used with object), incardinated, incardinating. 1. to institute as a cardinal. 2. to institute as chief presbyter or priest in a particular church or place. /ɪnˈkɑːdɪˌneɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) (RC Church) to transfer (a cleric) to the jurisdiction of a new bishop
[in-kahr-dn-eyt] /ɪnˈkɑr dnˌeɪt/ verb (used with object), incardinated, incardinating. 1. to institute as a cardinal. 2. to institute as chief presbyter or priest in a particular church or place. /ɪnˌkɑːdɪˈneɪʃən/ noun 1. the official acceptance by one diocese of a clergyman from another diocese 2. the promotion of a clergyman to the status of a […]
- In care of
Through someone, by way of someone, as in I sent the gift in care of your parents. This phrase indicates that something is to be delivered to someone at someone else’s address. [ Mid-1800s ] Also see: in charge, def. 3.
[in-kahr-nuh-dahyn, -din, -deen] /ɪnˈkɑr nəˌdaɪn, -dɪn, -ˌdin/ adjective 1. blood-red; crimson. 2. flesh-colored; pale pink. noun 3. an incarnadine color. verb (used with object), incarnadined, incarnadining. 4. to make incarnadine. /ɪnˈkɑːnəˌdaɪn/ verb 1. (transitive) to tinge or stain with red adjective 2. of a pinkish or reddish colour similar to that of flesh or blood […]