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restrain


restrain

verb

Definition of RESTRAIN

1
to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression) <the victim's family members were unable to restrain their emotions upon hearing the verdict>
Antonyms lose
2
to take or keep under one's control by authority of law <the suspect was restrained and taken to an undisclosed location>
Antonyms discharge

March 03, 2015
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