Definitions of "restraint"
  1. The action or effect of keeping something under control or within limits
  2. Being kept under control or within limits
  3. Something used to keep something else under control or within limits
  4. Equipment used to limit the movement, particularly of individuals who may pose a risk to themselves or others
How to use "restraint" in a sentence
  1. After causing disruption in the meeting, he was put under restraint.
  2. She showed remarkable restraint when tempted to retaliate.
  3. In certain medical and institutional settings, physical restraints may be used to keep patients safe.

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