Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
  • (to be in straitened circumstances) túng thiếu; túng quẫn
Concise Dictionary
+distressed or embarrassed (especially financially)
Thesaurus Dictionary
inadequate, insufficient, reduced, oppressed, distressed, needy, necessitous, poor, poverty-stricken, indigent, impoverished, destitute, penniless, insolvent, Colloq hard up, US strapped:
As a writer, he was accustomed to living in straitened circumstances between sales of his stories.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
[only before noun] (formal) without enough money or as much money as there was before: The family of eight was living in straitened circumstances.

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