impound

US [ɪmˈpaʊnd]
UK [ɪm'paʊnd]
  • v.没收;扣押;收押(待领的狗、猫等)
  • Web关在栏中;蓄水;充公
Simple Present:impounds  Present Participle:impounding  Past Tense:impounded  
impound
v.
1.
~ sth
没收;扣押to take sth away from sb, so that they cannot use it
The car was impounded by the police after the accident.
那辆车在发生车祸之后被警察扣留了。
2.
~ sth
收押(待领的狗、猫等)to shut up dogs, cats, etc. found on the streets in a pound , until their owners collect them

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