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restrict

verb /rəˈstrikt/
to keep within certain limits
restreindre, limiter (à)
I try to restrict myself / my smoking to five cigarettes a day Use of the car-park is restricted to senior staff.
to make less than usual, desirable etc
limiter
He feels this new law will restrict his freedom.
restricted adjective limited; narrow, small
restreint
a restricted space.
to which entry has been restricted to certain people
restreint
The battlefield was a restricted zone.
in which certain restrictions (eg a speed limit) apply
réglementé, limité
a restricted area.
restriction /-ʃən/ noun a rule etc that limits or controls
restriction, limitation
Even in a free democracy a person’s behaviour must be subject to certain restrictions.
the act of restricting
réduction
restriction of freedom.
restrictive /-tiv/ adjective restricting or intended to restrict.
restrictif
Translations of “restrict”
in Arabic يُحَدِّد…
in Korean 제한하다…
in Malaysian terhad, menghadkan…
in Turkish sınırlamak, yasaklamak, kısmak…
in Italian limitare, restringere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制, 限定, 妨礙…
in Russian ограничивать…
in Polish ograniczać…
in Vietnamese hạn chế, giới hạn…
in Spanish restringir, limitar…
in Portuguese limitar, restringir…
in Thai จำกัด…
in German beschränken, einschränken…
in Catalan restringir…
in Japanese ~を制限する, 限定する…
in Indonesian membatasi, mengurangi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 限制, 限定, 妨碍…
(Definition of restrict from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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