jacket

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the skin of an animal

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This format is a strait jacket for Baku and Baku is eager to take it off.
At the Unity he seemed restricted - almost restrained as if in some surreal self-imposed strait jacket.
I think this mainly applies to younger chaps with an image to maintain: older blokes have either the safety-net or strait jacket of marriage to fall back on - take your pick and make your choice - or have given up the ghost and settled for solitary contentment where the only person they have to please is themself.
Providers who have adopted a "life jacket" approach to external quality assurance have reaped the rewards of compliance, but those who have seen it as a strait jacket, are ceasing to exist.
Until some gang succeeds in putting the world in a strait jacket, its definition is possibility.
Stuart looks like Frankenstein and Janey spends a lot of her time in a strait jacket.
Watch someone set themselves on fire while hanging upside down in a strait jacket.
Armenia, Harutyunyan said that the Russian base in Armenia is a strait jacket for Azerbaijan and Turkey.
The bold nature of the piece was reinforced by the intimacy of a solitary dancer putting his body through a series of balletic contortions to escape from a physical and mental strait jacket.
It looks as though he is in a strait jacket for his club, but he is a free spirit for us," he said.
In my view, one of the problems is that Newcastle is in a strait jacket and it needs to be loosened.