Definition of 'constrict'
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I know your motives were pure,' he said, feeling his throat constrict, knowing his only chance was to keep talking. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)The resolve that had kept Rose dry-eyed during her drive crumpled and she felt her throat constrict with a dull ache. JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
To make matters worse, his mouth at her ear began to nibble on the soft lobe and she felt her chest constrict. PASSION AND ILLUSION (2002)
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Translations for 'constrict'
British English: constrict VERB
If a part of your body, especially your throat, is constricted or if it constricts, something causes it to become narrower.
Severe migraine can be treated with a drug which constricts the blood vessels.
Definition of constrict from the Collins English Dictionary
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