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constrained

adjective uk   us   /kənˈstreɪnd/
constrained to do sth forced to do something against your will: Don't feel constrained to do what he says - he's got no authority. Constrained behaviour is forced and unnatural: a constrained voice/manner
Translations of “constrained”
in Chinese (Traditional) 拘謹的, 局促的, 不自然的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拘谨的, 局促的, 不自然的…
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