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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Limiting the scope or freedom of action.

Usage examples (35)
  • I see no problem in restricting myself to a chosen few.
  • I think that goes way too far in restricting the Liberty of all.
  • I find I have to be vigilant in restricting how much time I devote to this to make sure I spend more time writing.
  • In the US providers even have the state on their side in restricting supply in the face of ever-increasing demand. for more
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