Synonyms for cramp

Synonyms for (noun) cramp

Synonyms: cramp, cramp iron

Definition: a strip of metal with ends bent at right angles; used to hold masonry together

Similar words: strip, slip

Definition: artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material

Synonyms: cramp

Definition: a clamp for holding pieces of wood together while they are glued

Similar words: clamp, clinch

Definition: a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together

Synonyms: muscle spasm, cramp, spasm

Definition: a painful and involuntary muscular contraction

Similar words: symptom

Definition: (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

Synonyms for (verb) cramp

Synonyms: cramp

Definition: suffer from sudden painful contraction of a muscle

Similar words: have, get, suffer, sustain

Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)

Usage: She suffered a fracture in the accident; He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars; She got a bruise on her leg; He got his arm broken in the scuffle

Synonyms: cramp

Definition: affect with or as if with a cramp

Similar words: affect

Definition: act physically on; have an effect upon

Usage: the medicine affects my heart rate

Synonyms: halter, hamper, strangle, cramp

Definition: prevent the progress or free movement of

Usage: He was hampered in his efforts by the bad weather; the imperialist nation wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small countries

Similar words: restrain, restrict, confine, bound, limit, trammel, throttle

Definition: place limits on (extent or access)

Usage: restrict the use of this parking lot; limit the time you can spend with your friends

Synonyms: cramp

Definition: secure with a cramp

Usage: cramp the wood

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

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