straiten

[v] - squeeze together
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Straiten

Strait'en transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Straitened ; present participle & verbal noun Straitening .] 1. To make strait; to make narrow; hence, to contract; to confine. « Waters, when straitened , as a...
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Straiten

• (v. t.) To make tense, or tight; to tighten. • (v. t.) To restrict; to distress or embarrass in respect of means or conditions of life; -- used chiefly in the past participle; -- as, a man straitened in his circumstances. • (v. t.) To make strait; to make narrow; hence, to contract; to confine.
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straiten

straiten 1. To squeeze together. 2. To enclose in a limited area; to confine. 3. To put or to bring into difficulties or distress; especially, financial hardship.
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