Constrain and Stifle


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Constrain verb – To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: constrained his anger at the needless interruption

Stifle is a synonym for constrain in confine topic. In some cases you can use "Stifle" instead a verb "Constrain", when it comes to topics like force, inhibit, restrain.
Nearby Words: constraint, constraining, constrainedly
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Stifle verb – To be or cause to be killed by lack of breathable air.
Constrain is a synonym for stifle in confine topic. You can use "Constrain" instead a verb "Stifle", if it concerns topics such as inhibit, restrain.
Nearby Words: stifled, stifling
Synonyms for Stifle
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