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Restraint (IPA: /ɹiˈstɹeɪnt/, /ɹɪˈstɹeɪnt/)

Restraint (n.)

The act or process of restraining, or of holding back or hindering from motion or action, in any manner; hindrance of the will, or of any action, physical or mental.

Restraint (n.)

The state of being restrained.

Restraint (n.)

That which restrains, as a law, a prohibition, or the like; limitation; restriction.


2008 Australian thriller film

Restraint Synonyms

Chasteness, Simpleness, Simplicity

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Restraint Rhymes

Ain't, Faint, Feint, Paint, Quaint, Saint, St, Taint

Acquaint, Complaint, Constraint, Repaint, Restraint


Spanish Translation

Restraint in Spanish is Restricción

Tagalog Translation

Restraint in Tagalog is Hinahon

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The people have given us the duty to defend them, and that duty sometimes requires the violent restraint of violent men." - George W. Bush

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