Synonyms of constraint in English:



  • 1 the availability of water is the main constraint on food production
    restriction, limitation, curb, check, restraint, control, curtailment, damper, rein; hindrance, impediment, hampering, obstruction, handicap
  • 2 on Saturday they would be able to get together, relax, and talk without constraint
    inhibition, uneasiness, embarrassment; restraint, reservedness, reticence, guardedness, formality, stand-offishness; self-consciousness, awkwardness, forcedness, unnaturalness, woodenness, stiltedness
    [Antonyms] openness
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