adjective. ['ˈkræmpt'] constricted in size.
Rhymes with Cramped
Sentences with cramped
Bend the knee of the cramped leg while extending the other leg backward.
2. Verb, past participle
Although many airline seats are cramped and crowded, airlines are often more comfortable than some of the alternatives.
3. Verb, past tense
You need to know the best shape and size for your space, otherwise you risk looking cramped.
Quotes about cramped
1. And when at last you find someone to whom you feel you can pour out your soul, you stop in shock at the words you utter— they are so rusty, so ugly, so meaningless and feeble from being kept in the small cramped dark inside you so long.
- Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath
2. Great understanding is broad and unhurried; little understanding is cramped and busy. Great words are clear and limpid; little words are shrill and quarrelsome.
- Chuang Chou