Translation of "restrict" - English-French dictionary

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

(Translation of “restrict” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)