Definition of 'constrict'
Example sentences containing '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)
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Used Occasionally. constrict is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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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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