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constrains

verb
present tense third-person singular of constrain

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1 to cause (a person) to give in to pressure
  • constrained by conscience to tell only the truth

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2 to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression)
  • constrained his anger at the needless interruption

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“Constrains.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/constrains. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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