Constraint and Restraint

Constraint

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Constraint noun – The checking of one's true feelings and impulses when dealing with others.
Usage example: in civilized society people do not just say or do whatever they feel like—they exercise some constraint

Restraint is a synonym for constraint in restriction topic. In some cases you can use "Restraint" instead a noun "Constraint", when it comes to topics like force, reserve, limit, confines. popular alternative
Nearby Words: constrain, constrained, constriction
Synonyms for Constraint

Restraint

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Restraint noun – The checking of one's true feelings and impulses when dealing with others.
Usage example: it will take a great deal of restraint to keep from telling her how ugly that dress is

Constraint is a synonym for restraint in limitation topic. You can use "Constraint" instead a noun "Restraint", if it concerns topics such as confinement, reserve, limit, confines. popular alternative
Nearby Words: restrain, restrict, restrained, restriction
Synonyms for Restraint

How words are described

little little constraint little restraint
social social constraint social restraint
biggest biggest constraint biggest restraint

Both words in one sentence

  • They are even classified as the "Restraint Pokémon" and "Constraint Pokémon" respectively.
    Source: Power Limiter
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