Impound

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Definition

to impound (a car): to confiscate, to seize (a car)
verb
If you don't put that dog on a lead, it will be impounded. The authorities will take the dog away.

an impound lot: a place where confiscated vehicles are kept
noun

Examples

  • "Moira : Trotter was handcuffed and brought to the station and his broomstick was impounded."
  • "You'll have to contact the impound lot to recover your vehicle."

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