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cramp

verb [T]
 
 
/kræmp/
to limit someone, especially to prevent them from enjoying a full life
限制,束缚;阻碍,妨碍
Worry and lack of money cramp the lives of the unemployed.
焦虑和缺钱束缚着失业者的生活。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
Translations of “cramp”
in Spanish restringir, limitar, estorbar…
in French gêner…
in German hemmen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制,束縛, 阻礙,妨礙…
(Definition of cramp verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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