Bridle and Contain

Bridle

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Bridle verb – To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: try to bridle your criticism next time so that it is helpful and not hurtful

Contain is a synonym for bridle. In some cases you can use "Contain" instead a verb "Bridle".
Nearby Words: bridled, bridleway, bridling
Synonyms for Bridle

Contain

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Contain verb – To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: frantic efforts to contain the spread of the disease

Bridle is a synonym for contain. You can use "Bridle" instead a verb "Contain".
Nearby Words: container, containing, containment, containable
Synonyms for Contain
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