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curbing

verb
present participle of curb

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to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression)
  • try to curb your curiosity when it comes to your neighbors' business

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The first known use of curbing was in 1838

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“Curbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/curbing. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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