Bedeutung von “contain” — Learner’s Dictionary

contain

verb [ T ] us uk /kənˈteɪn/
INSIDE

B1 If one thing contains another, it has it inside it:

He gave her a box containing a diamond ring.

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PART

B2 to have something as a part:

Does this drink contain alcohol?
CONTROL

to control something by stopping it from spreading:

The police were unable to contain the fighting.
EMOTION

to control your emotions:

He could barely contain his anger.
[ often reflexive ] I could not contain myself any longer.

(Definition von “contain” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)