Synonyms of cramp in English:



  • an attack of cramp
    muscle/muscular spasm, muscle/muscular contraction, pang, twinge;
    crick, kink, stitch, stiffness, pain, shooting pain, ache, convulsion, tic, twitch;
    Medicine clonus, hyperkinesis
  • verb

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  • tighter rules will cramp economic growth
    restrict, limit, confine, restrain, set/impose limits on, regulate, control, moderate, cut down on
    informal stymie
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