under restraint

idiom

Definition of under restraint

: prevented by physical force from moving The prisoner was kept/placed under restraint.

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“Under restraint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/under%20restraint. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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