What does astringe mean?

astringe meaning in General Dictionary

To bind fast to constrict to contract to cause components to attract together to compress

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  • become constricted or compressed
  • constrict or bind or draw together
  • To bind fast; to tighten; to contract; resulting in components to-draw together; to compress.
  • To bind by ethical or legal responsibility.

astringe meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To bind quickly; to tighten; to contract; to cause parts to draw together; to compress.

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  • (v. t.) To bind by moral or appropriate responsibility.