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Synonyms for constrictionkənˈstrɪk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint(noun)

    a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel

    Synonyms:
    constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint, tightness, coarctation

  2. constriction, coarctation(noun)

    tight or narrow compression

    Synonyms:
    constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint, tightness, coarctation

  3. constriction, tightness(noun)

    a tight feeling in some part of the body

    Synonyms:
    tautness, parsimoniousness, coarctation, constriction, parsimony, chokepoint, closeness, stringency, niggardliness, denseness, concentration, tightfistedness, compactness, minginess, tightness, bottleneck, meanness, niggardness, density

  4. constriction(noun)

    the action or process of compressing

    Synonyms:
    bottleneck, chokepoint, tightness, coarctation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. constriction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    contraction, compression

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

strangulation, narrowing


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