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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The of act controlling by holding someone or something; A device that retards something's motion; Lack of ornamentation; A rule or condition that limits freedom;

Usage examples (41)
  • Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
  • Dogs should be kept under restraint
  • The unlawful restraint of trade
  • The room was simply decorated with great restraint for more
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