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    Vocabulary 'constrict'

    Hi English Teachers,
    Is my below sentence acceptable? Thanks a lot in advance.
    I need to constrict my money outflow from today on as I have just bought a new house.

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    Re: Vocabulary 'constrict'

    It is comprehensible but doesn't sound natural.

    I need to limit my spending from today on as I have just bought a new house.

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