Übersetzung von “restrain” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

restrain

verb transitiverestrain /rɪˈstreɪn/
to hold sb so that they cannot move
retenir

Police officers had to restrain him.
Les policiers ont dû le retenir.
restrain yourself
to stop yourself from doing sth
se retenir

I wanted to laugh but restrained myself.
J'avais envie de rire mais je me suis retenu.

(Übersetzung von “restrain” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

restrain

verb /rəˈstrein/

to prevent from doing something; to control

(se) contenir/retenir
He was so angry he could hardly restrain himself
He had to be restrained from hitting the man
restrained adjective

controlling, or able to control, one’s feelings.

maître de soi

(Übersetzung von “restrain” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)