restrain
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɹɪˈstɹeɪn/

Verb

restrain (restrains, present participle restraining; past and past participle restrained)

  1. (transitive) To control or keep in check.
  2. (transitive) To deprive of liberty.
  3. (transitive) To restrict or limit.
    He was restrained by the straight jacket.
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