- camisa (f) de fuerza, chaleco (m) de fuerza (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) the ideological straitjacket of the party line las limitaciones ideológicas que impone la línea del partidoMás ejemplos en oraciones
- We must break through the mental straitjacket and realize that another world is possible.
- We've got the government ordering us to zip up our mental straitjackets in public.
- We have to be careful, as you would understand, putting straitjackets on either judges or counsel.
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.