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constraint
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

3 uses
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Definition
limitation (something that limits something else)
  • As the first lid opened, all constraint was gone.
    p. 40.3
constraint = inhibition or reserve
  • As though to prove that the constraint between them was broken, in the next wait for the rowboat Nat strolled over to join her where she stood watching.
    p. 22.5
  • constraint = inhibition or reserve
  • Judith took John's arm confidingly, still carried quite beyond constraint on her wave of happiness.
    p. 143.7
constraint = inhibition or reserve
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