noun. ['kənˈstreɪnt'] the act of constraining; the threat or use of force to control the thoughts or behavior of others.
Words that Rhyme with Constraint
Example sentences of the word constraint
1. Noun, singular or mass
A key constraint for marketers is the ability to get the product into the hands of the target consumer.
Traditionally, Muslim funerals occur soon after death, a time constraint American cemeteries can find difficult to accommodate.
Quotes containing the word constraint
1. Art in Nature is rhythmic and has a horror of constraint.
- Robert Delaunay
noun. ['kənˈstreɪnt'] a device that retards something's motion.
- brake shoe
- brake pad
- safety harness
- air bag
- sea anchor
- ignition lock
- life belt
- arrester hook
- dive brake
- safety belt
- secured bond
- unsecured bond
noun. ['kənˈstreɪnt'] the state of being physically constrained.
- stay in place