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cramped

Pronunciation: /kræmpt/

Translation of cramped in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [handwriting] apretado I'm cramped (for space) tengo poco sitio or lugar they work in cramped conditions están muy estrechos en el trabajo we were a bit cramped in the car íbamos algo apretujados or apretados en el coche
    Example sentences
    • I mumble, trying to read Ian Anwar's cramped handwriting.
    • I heard the front door and looked up from the papers spread out on the desk, my cramped handwriting covering just about every square inch.
    • I had come to know his cramped handwriting and his gift for pithy analysis.

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