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self-restraint

noun [U] uk   us   /ˌself.rɪˈstreɪnt/
control of your own actions: He was angry but managed, with great self-restraint, to reply calmly.
Translations of “self-restraint”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自製…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自制…
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