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dɪˈstreɪntdis·traint

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  1. distress, distraintnoun

    the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim

    "Originally distress was a landlord's remedy against a tenant for unpaid rents or property damage but now the landlord is given a landlord's lien"

    Synonyms:
    suffering, hurt, distress

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