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Crime and Punishment
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  • A constrained silence lasted for a couple of minutes, and then, as might be expected, some scene-shifting took place.
  • "Why, are you all afraid of me?" he asked, with a constrained smile.
  • Maybe they are right," he said with a constrained smile.

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  • is very grievous to be constrained to keep our hands off such a dainty dish as Narnia.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Horse and His Boy
  • It seemed that we were all cloaked in an unwelcome garment of racial difference that constrained, confined, and restricted us.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy

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