Definitions For Constraint


  • The act of constraining; the threat or use of force to control the thoughts or behavior of others
  • A device that retards something's motion
  • The state of being physically constrained
  • Something that limits or restricts someone or something
  • Control that limits or restricts someone's actions or behavior

Is Constraint a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Constraint is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Constraint in a Sentence

  • Lack of funding has been a major constraint on the building's design.
  • They demand freedom from constraint.
  • They refuse to work under constraint any longer.

Synonyms for Constraint

Antonyms for Constraint

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