- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||constricts, constricting, constricted
||to pull or squeeze in; make smaller or more narrow; tighten.
She wore tight belts to constrict her waist.
- similar words:
||choke, compress, condense, narrow, obstruct, pinch, restrict, tense
||constricted (adj.), constrictive (adj.), constrictively (adv.)