stricture (Meaning)

Wordnet

stricture (n)

abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway

severe criticism

stricture Sentence Examples

  1. The stricture against smoking in public places was enforced with heavy fines.
  2. The doctor diagnosed the patient with a stricture in the urethra, causing difficulty urinating.
  3. The moral strictures of the community prohibited certain behaviors and dress.
  4. The city council imposed strictures on new construction projects to preserve its historic character.
  5. The coach placed strictures on the team's diet to improve their athletic performance.
  6. The teacher's strictures on academic integrity ensured that students did their own work.
  7. The strictures of ancient law prescribed harsh punishments for even minor offenses.
  8. The doctor prescribed medication to relieve the discomfort caused by the stricture in the patient's esophagus.
  9. The stricture on outside visitors to the hospital was implemented to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
  10. The strictures of the organization's bylaws mandated regular audits and financial reporting.

FAQs About the word stricture

abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway, severe criticism

reprimand, censure,condemnation, denunciation, reproach, lecture, commination, riot act, reproof, punishment

commendation,indorsement, honor, endorsement, commendation, honor, citation, indorsement, endorsement, citation

The stricture against smoking in public places was enforced with heavy fines.

The doctor diagnosed the patient with a stricture in the urethra, causing difficulty urinating.

The moral strictures of the community prohibited certain behaviors and dress.

The city council imposed strictures on new construction projects to preserve its historic character.