Translation of "restrict" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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restrictverb [ T ]

uk /rɪˈstrɪkt/ us /rɪˈstrɪkt/

C1 to limit the movements or actions of someone, or to limit something and reduce its size or prevent it from increasing

限制;限定;妨礙
measures to restrict the sale of alcohol 限制酒類銷售的措施
The government has restricted freedom of movement into and out of the country. 政府已經限制出入境自由了。
Having small children really restricts your social life. 家裡有很小的孩子確實會妨礙你的社交生活。

More examples

  • The government passed a law to restrict the sale of guns.
  • The new guidelines have restricted opportunities for development on the edge of the city.
  • Attempts to restrict parking in the city centre have further aggravated the problem of traffic congestion.
  • These laws will restrict our ancient rights and liberties.
  • This lever restricts the movement of the wheel.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “restrict” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)