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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confining, constraining, constrictive, limiting, restricting(adj)

    restricting the scope or freedom of action

    Synonyms:
    limiting, narrowing, close, confining, restricting, constrictive, constraining, constricting

    Antonyms:
    unrestrictive, unconfined

  2. close, confining(adj)

    crowded

    "close quarters"

    Synonyms:
    skinny, tightlipped, cheeseparing, snug, penny-pinching, stuffy, faithful, airless, nigh, limiting, close-fitting, close, tight, confining, restricting, closemouthed, near, constraining, constrictive, unaired, secretive, closelipped

    Antonyms:
    unconfined, unrestrictive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

containment, confinement, lockdown

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