Synonyms of cramp in English:

cramp


See definition of cramp

noun

1‘an attack of cramp’

SYNONYMS

muscle spasm, muscular spasm, muscle contraction, muscular contraction, pang, twinge

crick, kink, stitch, stiffness, pain, shooting pain, ache, convulsion, tic, twitch

clonus, hyperkinesis


verb

1‘tighter rules will cramp economic growth’

SYNONYMS

hinder, impede, inhibit, hamper, constrain, hamstring, obstruct, block, thwart, slow, check, arrest, curb, bridle, shackle, encumber, retard, handicap, tie, interfere with

restrict, limit, confine, restrain, impose limits on, set limits on, regulate, control, moderate, cut down on

informal stymie