Definitions For Constricting


  • (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom


  • To make (something) narrower, smaller, or tighter
  • To become narrower, smaller, or tighter
  • To prevent or keep (something or someone) from developing freely

Is Constricting a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Constricting is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Constricting in a Sentence

  • The drug is used to constrict blood vessels.
  • The declining economy has constricted job opportunities.
  • A life constricted by poverty and disease

Synonyms for Constricting

Antonyms for Constricting

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