Constrain and Keep

Constrain

Constrain verb - To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: constrained his anger at the needless interruption

Keep is a synonym for constrain in hold topic. In some cases you can use "Keep" instead a verb "Constrain", when it comes to topics like restraint.

Keep

Keep verb - To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: at least try to keep your temper during the holiday meal

Constrain is a synonym for keep in delay topic. Sometimes you can use "Constrain" instead a verb "Keep", if it concerns topics such as hold, restraint, prevent.

Nearby Words: keeping, keeper

Common collocations

men constrain men keep men
rest constrain rest keep rest
characters constrain characters keep characters
magic constrain magic keep magic
Other words: player.
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