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kənˈstreɪnd

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  1. constrained, forced, strainedadjective

    lacking spontaneity; not natural

    "a constrained smile"; "forced heartiness"; "a strained smile"

    Synonyms:
    labored, forced, agonistic, strained, laboured

    Antonyms:
    unaffected

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  1. constrainedadjective

    Synonyms:
    involuntary, forced, unnatural, embarrassed

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How to use constrained in a sentence?

  1. Jim Martin:

    During our investigation, we tried very hard not to use the grand jury whenever possible, so that we weren't constrained by the rules and laws that apply to grand jury secrecy.

  2. Mark Dubowitz:

    It's the same old regime acting the same old way, but now they have constrained American options.

  3. Ben Barry:

    Their behaviour would be even less constrained and they can introduce additional military support much more quickly than any conceivable external supply of arms to Ukraine, if the United States and other nations chose to supply Ukraine it would take some time to tip the military balance in their favour and could probably be overmatched by more rapid Russian escalation.

  4. Noam Chomsky:

    There is no reason to accept the doctrines crafted to sustain power and privilege, or to believe that we are constrained by mysterious and unknown social laws. These are simply decisions made within institutions that are subject to human will and that must face the test of legitimacy. And if they do not meet the test, they can be replaced by other institutions that are more free and more just, as has happened often in the past.

  5. Shankar Raman:

    The private sector today is in a very difficult situation ... It has soft demand, capacity underutilised, it has stretched balance sheets and generally, the supply chain is liquidity constrained.

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