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English - Adjective
(dated) Constrained; restrained; confined.
- c.1846-1848, Charles Dickens, Dombey and Son, Chapter 14: Paul grows more and more Old-fashioned, and goes Home for the Holidays,
- 1853, Currer Bell (Charlotte BrontÃ«), Villette, Chapter XXVI: A Burial,
- 1890, Jacob Riis, How the Other Half Lives, Chapter XIII: The Color Line in New York,