Definitions and translations for "restrain"

Definition of restrain

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To control or keep in check.
2. To deprive of liberty.
3. To restrict or limit.
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English - English - restrain

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v. curb, hinder; arrest, take away one's liberty; repress, subdue

English - Spanish - restrain

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v. restringir, arrestar, atemperar, coartar, cohibir, confinar, constreñir, contener, inhibir, mesurar, refrenar, reprimir, tirar las riendas; privarse, refrenarse

English - French - restrain

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v. retenir; empêcher; contenir, refouler; détenir; modérer; arrêter; rester serein, refouler

English - German - restrain

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v. zurückhalten; in Schranken halten; unterdrücken; einsperren

English - Indonesian - restrain

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v. mencegah, menahan, mengendalikan, mengekang, membatasi, memenjarakan

English - Italian - restrain

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v. trattenere, impedire a; contenere, dominare, reprimere, frenare; imprigionare

English - Polish - restrain

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v. powstrzymać kogoś od czegoś, miarkować się, wstrzymać, powściągnąć, hamować, pohamować, ryza: trzymać w ryzach, ograniczyć, kiełznać, okiełznać, mitygować, poskramiać, więzić, zmitygować, powstrzymać się, powściągać, poskromić, powstrzymywać się

English - Portuguese - restrain

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v. conter, reprimir; reter, parar, refrear

English - Romanian - restrain

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v. reţine, împiedica, opri, micşora, înfrâna, struni, încurca, înăbuşi, stăpâni, stăvili, zăgăzui, păzi, forţa din nou

English - Russian - restrain

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г. сдерживать, умерять, ограничивать

English - Turkish - restrain

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f. alıkoymak, engellemek, tutmak, baskı altında tutmak, bastırmak, frenlemek, dizginlemek, hapsetmek, sınırlamak, kısıtlamak

English - Ukrainian - restrain

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v. стримувати, вгамовувати, обмежувати, воля: позбавляти волі, вгамувати, загамувати, спиняти

English - Dutch - restrain

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ww. tegenhouden, weerhouden

English - Greek - restrain

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ρήμ. αναχαιτίζω, συγκρατώ

English - Arabic - restrain

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‏كتمان‏
‏كتم، قمع، كبت، كبح، حجز، حرم، قيد، إعتقل‏

English - Chinese - restrain

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(动) 抑制, 遏制; 约束, 阻止; 控制, 限制; 管束

English - Chinese - restrain

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(動) 抑制, 遏制; 約束, 阻止; 控制, 限制; 管束

English - Hindi - restrain

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v. रोकना, प्रतिरोध करना, निरोध करना, नियंत्रित करना, सीमित करना, अधीन करना, दबाना

English - Japanese - restrain

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(動) 抑える; 止める; 拘束する; 束縛する

English - Korean - restrain

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동. 제지하다, 방해하다; 구속하다; 억압하다, 억제하다

English - Vietnamese - restrain

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v. giử lại, ngăn lại, giam cầm, chế ngự
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Synonyms for restrain
1. restrict: confine, hinder, circumscribe, narrow, abridge
2. check: control, govern, harness, constrain, bridle, hold, suppress
Verb forms for restrain
Present participle: restraining
Present: restrain (3.person: restrains)
Past: restrained
Future: will restrain
Present conditional: would restrain
Present Perfect: have restrained (3.person: has restrained)
Past Perfect: had restrained
Future Perfect: will have restrained
Past conditional: would have restrained