Examples of restrained in a Sentence
She was admired for her restrained behavior.
a restrained style of architecture
The room was decorated with restrained colors.
Recent Examples of restrained from the Web
Among the real Time covers, many portray Trump in an unflattering light, and even the positive ones are pretty restrained.
It was handsomely designed with restrained chrome trim and a dashboard accent evoking carbon fiber.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police chief has recommended a one-day suspension for an officer who subdued a restrained suspect in a way that appeared to show him kicking the suspect in the head.
City Prosecutor Areshini Pather went over the allegations at Baril's bond hearing, saying Baril restrained and sexually assaulted the woman.
Yet on Sunday, as Trump criticized the mayor’s attempts to maintain order in a city shaken by a terrorist attack that killed seven people and injured dozens more, the fast-talking mayor was uncharacteristically restrained toward the president.
The peach character is fairly restrained at colder temperatures but unfolds as the beer warms.
Living small has come to signal environmental mindfulness and restrained consumerism.
Dunst is Edwina, a restrained, sad-sack schoolteacher.
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First Known Use of restrained
RESTRAINED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of restrained for English Language Learners
: showing careful self-control
: not too colorful or fancy
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