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"constrained" in British English

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constrainedadjective

uk   us   /kənˈstreɪnd/
constrained to do sth forced to do something against ​your will: Don't ​feel constrained to do what he says - he has no ​authority. Constrained ​behaviour is ​forced and ​unnatural: a constrained ​voice/​manner
(Definition of constrained from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"constrained" in American English

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constrainedadjective

 us   /kənˈstreɪnd/
forced to ​act or ​behave in a ​particular way: Our ​opportunities are constrained by ​lack of ​money.
(Definition of constrained from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “constrained”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拘谨的, 局促的, 不自然的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拘謹的, 局促的, 不自然的…
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