Incarcerate – meaning of the word and examples

To put in prison. (Merriam – Webster)

To subject to confinement. (Merriam – Webster)

To put or keep someone in prison or in a place used as a prison. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To keep someone in a closed place and prevent them from leaving it. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To imprison; confine. (Dictionary.com)

To enclose; constrict closely. (Dictionary.com)

If people are incarcerated, they are kept in a prison or other place. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

Information on Criminal Aliens Incarcerated in Federal and State Prisons. 

https://books.google.gr/books?id=6PhRYdoPkMUC&pg=PA3&lpg=PA3&dq=incarcerate&source=bl&ots=46KyfDlqCO&sig=LLWgS2i8Y4XI5IPbOTkTb5ev00Q&hl=el&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjsi4W7-5_fAhWrz4UKHbZjBg04ChDoATANegQIARAB#v=onepage&q=incarcerate&f=false

Race, Education, and Reintegrating Formerly Incarcerated Citizens.

https://books.google.gr/books?id=LzEmDwAAQBAJ&pg=PA20&lpg=PA20&dq=incarcerate&source=bl&ots=_pvHdut_2c&sig=ve12sqWD4MN6tbq7ZHRR96-qyK0&hl=el&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiU3c3z-5_fAhXL4IUKHbdYAtQ4HhDoATAFegQIABAB#v=onepage&q=incarcerate&f=false

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