What is another word for restrain?

788 synonyms found


[ ɹ_ɪ_s_t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_n], [ ɹɪstɹˈe͡ɪn], [ ɹɪstɹˈe‍ɪn]

Synonyms for Restrain:

dissuade (verb) hinder (verb) limit (verb) moderate (verb) prohibit (verb) restrain (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Restrain:

  1. contain, grain, champaign, wane, chain, slain, paine, champagne, disdain, champlain, bahrain, plain, urbane, romain, vane, rogaine, refrain, constrain, butane, inane, retain, maintain, detain, spain, cane, sane, pain, train, pertain, mundane, jain, twain, sustain, fain, vein, arcane, vain, wain, main, ordain, remain, obtain, feign, plane, complain, preordain, ingrain, mane, swain, domain, gain, deign, wayne, maine, cocaine, rein, romaine, bane, humane, rain, pane, crane, lorraine, ukraine, insane, sprain, germane, campaign, profane, strain, regain, drain, reign, hussein, explain, attain, arraign, stain, brain;
  2. amain, again, abstain;
  3. entertain, aquitaine, inhumane, ascertain;
  4. legerdemain;

Quotes for Restrain:

  1. One great object of the Constitution was to restrain majorities from oppressing minorities or encroaching upon their just rights. James K. Polk.
  2. Shame may restrain what law does not prohibit. Lucius Annaeus Seneca.
  3. Let us tell our legislators in advance, that this is a right, restraints on which, we will not, cannot bear; and that every attempt to restrain it is a palpable wrong on God and man. Gerrit Smith.

Idioms of Restrain:

  1. restrain sm from sth;