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n. & v.
Variant of straitjacket.
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(Clothing & Fashion) a less common spelling of straitjacket
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or straight•jack•et(ˈstreɪtˌdʒæk ɪt)
1. a garment made of strong material and designed to bind the arms, as of a violent person.
2. anything that severely confines or constricts.v.t.
3. to put in or as if in a straitjacket.
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|Noun||1.||straightjacket - a garment similar to a jacket that is used to bind the arms tightly against the body as a means of restraining a violent person|
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
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n. camisa de fuerza.
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