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dɪˈstreɪndis·train

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  1. distrainverb

    Synonyms:
    distress

  2. distrainverb

    To squeeze, press; to constrain, oppress.

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    distress

  3. distrainverb

    To force (someone) to do something by seizing their property.

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    distress

  4. distrainverb

    To seize somebody's property in place of, or to force, payment of a debt.

    Synonyms:
    distress

  5. distrainverb

    To pull off, tear apart.

    Synonyms:
    distress

Princeton's WordNet

  1. distrainverb

    levy a distress on

  2. distrainverb

    confiscate by distress

  3. distrainverb

    legally take something in place of a debt payment

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  1. distrainverb

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) seize (for debt), take, attach, distress

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