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Synonyms for constrict

verb inhibit
  • circumscribe
  • compress
  • cramp
  • astringe
  • choke
  • clench
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • confine
  • constringe
  • contract
  • curb
  • limit
  • narrow
  • pinch
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • shrink
  • squeeze
  • strangle
  • strangulate
  • tauten
  • tense
  • tighten
  • tuck
  • draw together

Antonyms for constrict

  • enlarge
  • expand
  • free
  • give
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • let go
  • liberate
  • loose
  • loosen
  • release
  • stretch
  • open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to constrict

attenuate

verb. weaken
  • abate
  • constrict
  • contract
  • cripple
  • debilitate
  • deflate
  • disable
  • dissipate
  • enfeeble
  • extenuate
  • lessen
  • mitigate
  • sap
  • shrink
  • thin
  • undermine
  • vitiate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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