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restraining

verb , present participle of restrain

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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
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2 to take or keep under one's control by authority of law
  • the suspect was restrained and taken to an undisclosed location
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