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Spanish translation of “restrain”

restrain

verb /rəˈstrein/
to prevent from doing something; to control
refrenar(se), contenerse
He was so angry he could hardly restrain himself He had to be restrained from hitting the man He restrained his anger with difficulty .
restrained adjective controlling , or able to control , one’s feelings .
moderado , comedido , refrenado
restraint noun a rule , principle , or fact that limits what people can do
Restricción
The government is likely to impose restraints on public spending .
calm and controlled behaviour / behavior
Control
The protesters showed admirable restraint during the demonstration .
the use of physical force to control someone who is behaving violently
Restriccióm
the use by police of physical restraint on dangerous prisoners .
something that prevents someone from moving freely
Restricción
a child / head restraint.
(Definition of restrain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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