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constrained

Synonyms of constrained in English:

adjective

  • he was acting in an oddly constrained manner
    unnatural, awkward, self-conscious, mannered, artificial, wooden, stilted, strained, forced, contrived, laboured;
    inhibited, repressed, uneasy, embarrassed, tongue-tied;
    restrained, reserved, reticent, guarded, distant, aloof, cold, cool, stand-offish
    [Antonyms] relaxed
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