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2 entries found for restrain.
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Main Entry: re·strain
Pronunciation: ri-primarystressstramacrn
Function: verb
1 a : to prevent from doing something b : to keep back : CURB <restrain one's anger> c : to limit or keep under control <restrain trade>
2 : to take away liberty; especially : to place under arrest or restraint
- re·strain·able /-primarystressstramacr-nschwa-bschwal/ adjective
- re·strain·er noun

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