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the condition or fact of being made late or slow

Synonyms for detainment

a state of being confined (usually for a short time)

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The release of several internal and watchdog reports paint a grim picture of conditions at a sprawling network of more than 200 detainment centers across the U.S., holding more than 52,500 immigrants a day.
Detainment centres on Venables and Thompson and their interview transcripts following the toddler's death.
Vincent Lambe's Detainment focuses on interview transcripts and records of James's killers Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, with some suggesting it sympathises with them.
"Detainment," a 30-minute film about the death of two-year-old James Bulger, made headlines in Britain after it was nominated for an Oscar on Tuesday in the short film category.
Speaking on This Morning, Denise Fergus said hearing about the film, Detainment, was 'heart rending' and says no one contacted her about it before it was made.
Summary: The family of Nizar Zakka, a Lebanese citizen imprisoned in Iran, Wednesday said they had not been able to reach him for more than 10 days and that they were extremely worried over his "miserable situation in detainment."
At the beginning of Ghosn's detainment in Japan, local news outlets reported Oliveira received around USD100,000 per annum for an advisory position that served no purpose.
Revilla can now be released from detainment after the Sandiganbayan acquitted him of plunder over his alleged involvement in the P10 billion pork barrel scam.
" The court further directed the JIT to search detainment centres in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and take assistance from the KP government to recover the missing persons.
" The United States will impose large sanctions on Turkey for their long time detainment of Pastor Andrew Brunson, a great Christian, family man and wonderful human being," Trump tweeted.
We want our governor to be released on bond," said Mr Michael Omollo, adding his detainment is an embarrassment they cannot bear.
Detainment of immigrants apprehended at the border in holding cells is not a new policy.
"The United States will impose large sanctions on Turkey for their long time detainment of Pastor Andrew Brunson, a great Christian, family man and wonderful human being," Trump tweeted last Thursday, after Brunson was ordered to be placed under house arrest for the remainder of his trial.
In 2017, the Chinese government put a banner over the facade of the mosque, telling worshippers to 'Love the Party, Love the Country.' Inside, another banner orders all to 'Actively Promote Chinese-Style Islam.' Right outside the town, construction workers began building a massive detainment and re-education center where Uyghur and Kazakh Muslims are to be taken and molded into model Chinese citizens.