Constrain and Restrain

Constrain

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

Restrain is a synonym for constrain in restrict topic. In some cases you can use "Restrain" instead a verb "Constrain", when it comes to topics like confine, check, control, hold back. popular alternative
Nearby Words: constraint, constraining, constrainedly
Synonyms for Constrain

Restrain

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Restrain verb – To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: the victim's family members were unable to restrain their emotions upon hearing the verdict

Constrain is a synonym for restrain in hold back topic. You can use "Constrain" instead a verb "Restrain", if it concerns topics such as check, control, confine, restraint. popular alternative
Nearby Words: restraint, restricted, restraining
Synonyms for Restrain

Common collocations

magic constrain magic restrain magic
girls constrain girls restrain girls
impulses constrain impulses restrain impulses
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