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strait
Used In
Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Every inch of his body was covered in icy sweat; his bed covers were twisted all around him like a strait-jacket; he felt as though a whitehot poker were being applied to his forehead.

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as in: Strait of Hormuz Define
a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
as in: put her in a tough strait Define
a bad or difficult situation
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