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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Distressed or embarrassed (especially financially).

Usage examples (39)
  • When straitened is my breast I will of my Creator pray,
  • When straitened is my breast I will of my Creator pray, viii.
  • Instead, in straitened times, it is money that has had the final word.
  • Though always in straitened circumstances, the Garrisons were very hospitable. for more
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