straitjacket translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "straitjacket" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C usually singular] ( also straightjacket)
a strong piece of special clothing which ties the arms to the body and is used for limiting the movements of dangerous prisoners and mentally ill patients whose behaviour is violent
Brody was locked in a padded cell and forced to wear a straitjacket.
Prisons and parts of prisonsCoats, jackets and cloaksScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
disapproving something that severely limits development or activity in a way that is damaging
He refused to be fitted into any ideological straitjacket.
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
Translations of “straitjacket”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於約束危險的罪犯和精神病人的)緊身衣, 束縛,桎梏…
(Definition of straitjacket from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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