noun, verb (used with object) Unabridged
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straightjacket (ˈstreɪtˌdʒækɪt)
a less common spelling of straitjacket

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Example sentences
But the drying up of peace dividends and slower rates of growth still do not
  explain our fiscal straightjacket.
We don't want that date to become a straightjacket or to chill the atmosphere
  for the talks.
And as long as this is our starting point, it's really a straightjacket in
  terms of our thinking.
History is too messy to put into an ideological straightjacket without doing
  violence to its integrity.
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