from The Century Dictionary.

  • Produced by constraint, especially in opposition to nature; manifesting constraint, especially internal constraint or repression of emotion: as, a constrained voice; a constrained manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Marked by constraint; not free; not voluntary; embarrassed.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of constrain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective lacking spontaneity; not natural


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