(Intransitive) To be in a heat or bustle; to be agitated and confused.
To bring on; to incur; to acquire.
To keep within limits; restrict
To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
To confuse is to make someone bewildered or unable to understand, or to mistake one thing for something else.
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
(Archaic) To constrain or overcome by harassment.
Find another word for straiten. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for straiten, like: perplex, corner, fluster, contract, confine, constrain, confuse, embarrass, hinder, restrict and distress.