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strait

noun /streit/
(often in plural) a narrow strip of sea between two pieces of land
estrecho
the straits of Gibraltar the Bering Strait.
(in plural) difficulty; (financial) need
aprieto
They found themselves in dire financial straits.
strait-jacket noun a type of jacket with long sleeves tied behind to hold back the arms of eg a violent and insane person.
camisa de fuerza
strait-laced adjective strict and severe in attitude and behaviour/behavior
puritano
strait-laced middle-class parents.
Translations of “strait”
in Korean 해협…
in Arabic مَضيق…
in French détroit, ennuis d’argent…
in Italian stretto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水, 海峽…
in Russian пролив…
in Turkish boğaz…
in Polish cieśnina…
in Portuguese estreito…
in German die Meerenge, der Engpaß…
in Catalan estret…
in Japanese 海峡, 瀬戸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水, 海峡…
(Definition of strait from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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