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Words nearby cramped
Definition for cramped (2 of 2)
- (of handwriting) with characters written small and crowded together.
- (of a style of writing) hard to understand; crabbed.
OTHER WORDS FROM crampedcrampedness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for cramped
We were exposing the people of Bettiah to the unprotected dimensions of their cramped lives.
Pro-Sisi residents in the cramped, narrow streets are welcoming as long as only their perspective is being heard.
Her sister, Magda, is quarantined after catching tuberculosis aboard their cramped vessel, and her aunt is nowhere to be found.Marion Cotillard on Playing a Prostitute in ‘The Immigrant’ and Seducing America|Marlow Stern|May 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But while Paul may broaden his rhetoric, his outreach is cramped.
In her cramped kitchen she mashed pork fat with oatmeal and sculpted a loaf, which she fried up in patties.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then at the signal of the Ring Tailed Panther they rose to their feet, and stretched their cramped limbs.The Texan Star|Joseph A. Altsheler
Charley, with a soft kiss on his hair, rose from the cramped position on her knees and went into the house.The Forbidden Trail|Honor Willsie
And it seemed to symbolize Annie's life for her, in its cramped and pruned and smoky regularity.The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories|Arnold Bennett
It is impossible to letter well in a cramped or unsteady position.Letters and Lettering|Frank Chouteau Brown
One of his legs was cramped from lying motionless so long, and he limped into the front room.A Son of the City|Herman Gastrell Seely