Share this entry


Synonyms of constraint in English:


  • 2 they were able to talk without constraint
    inhibition, uneasiness, embarrassment;
    restraint, reticence, guardedness, formality;
  • Definition of constraint in:

    Share this entry


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    a stupid person