Distance and Restraint


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Distance noun – The space or amount of space between two points, lines, surfaces, or objects.
Restraint is a synonym for distance in aloofness topic. In some cases you can use "Restraint" instead a noun "Distance", when it comes to topics like reserve.
Nearby Words: distant, distantly, distanced, distancing
Synonyms for Distance


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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

Distance is a synonym for restraint. Sometimes you can use "Distance" instead a noun "Restraint".
Nearby Words: restrain, restrict, restrained, restriction
Synonyms for Restraint

How words are described

emotional emotional distance emotional restraint
good good distance good restraint
physical physical distance physical restraint
similar similar distance similar restraint
Other adjectives: certain, considerable, relative, reasonable, proper, extreme, great, little, social, easy, necessary, less, significant, surprising.
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