Synonyms of 'constrain'

abate, abridge, abstain, aggrieve, allay, alleviate, arrest, assuage, attemper, ban, bar, bastille, bear, bind, bit, blunt, bridle, cage, cause, chasten, check, cloister, coerce, compel, concuss, confine, contain, control, cool, Coop, crib, crowd, crush, curb, curtail, damp, dampen, de-emphasize, deaden, decelerate, deprive, detain, dictate, diminish, disallow, drive, dull, encage, enclose, enforce, enjoin, extenuate, force, govern, Grieve, guard, have, hinder, hold, hold back, hold down, hurt, immure, impel, impound, incarcerate, inhibit, injure, intern, jail, jam, jug, keep, keep back, keep from, lay, lessen, lighten, make, mew, mitigate, moderate, modulate, necessitate, oblige, obtund, pain, palliate, Pen, play down, Pound, prison, prohibit, pull, push, quod, reduce, refrain, rein, restrain, restrict, retard, retrench, set back, shackle, shotgun, slacken, smother, snub, sober, soften, squab, squash, squeeze, squish, stifle, straiten, subdue, suppress, tame, temper, tie, tone down, underplay, weaken, withhold