Thesaurus / straitjacket

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His first move was to take the straitjacket in his own hands and order me to stand.

A Mind That Found ItselfClifford Whittingham Beers

The next minute he was pinned, handcuffed, and in a straitjacket, after crippling one assailant with a kick on the knee.

Hard CashCharles Reade

The straitjacket which German idealism has provided is certainly far too narrow even for the varieties of human imagination.

Character and Opinion in the United StatesDavid Goodger (goodger@python.org)

Some said that I ought to be put into a straitjacket, for I was undoubtedly mad to think of such a thing.

Then she takes out the straitjacket and goes behind the chair.

Finally even the old nurse is induced to betray him: she slips the straitjacket over him, adding the last touch to the treachery.

I always thought him sane enough until today, but you can take it from me that either he or I ought to be in a straitjacket.

You ought to be put in a straitjacket and drenched with cold water.

The ShuttleFrances Hodgson Burnett

His arms were inserted in the long, closed sleeves of the straitjacket.

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