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RESTRAIN

'RESTRAIN' is a 8 letter word starting with R and ending with N

Crossword clues for 'RESTRAIN'

ClueAnswer
Hold someone back (8)RESTRAIN

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for RESTRAIN

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word restrain will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

BAR - BIT - DAM - GAG - LAY - MEW - PEG - PEN - TIE

4 letter words

BIND - CAGE - COOL - COOP - CORK - CRIB - CURB - DAMP - DENY - DULL - FOIL - GYVE - HAVE - HOLD - KEEP - LASH - LOCK - MAKE - MOOR - PULL - RAIL - REIN - ROPE - SNUB - STOP - TAME

5 letter words

ABATE - ALLAY - ALTER - BLOCK - BLUNT - BOUND - BOX IN - BOX UP - CATCH - CAUSE - CHAIN - CHECK - CHOKE - CRIMP - DAM UP - DEBAR - DELAY - DETER - DOMPT - DRIVE - FORCE - GUARD - HEDGE - HEM IN - IMPEL - LEASH - LIMIT - MEW UP - PEN UP - POUND - SCANT - SOBER - STINT - STRAP - TIE UP

6 letter words

ADJUST - ANCHOR - ARREST - BOTTLE - BRIDLE - CENSOR - COARCT - COMPEL - COOP IN - COOP UP - CORK UP - DAMPEN - DEADEN - DETAIN - ENCAGE - ENJOIN - FASTEN - FETTER - FORBID - GOVERN - HAMPER - HINDER - HOBBLE - HOG-TIE - HOLD IN - HOLD UP - HOPPLE - IMMURE - IMPEDE - KEEP IN - LEAVEN - LENIFY - LESSEN - LOCK UP - MEDDLE - MODIFY - MUZZLE - NARROW - OBTUND - OPPOSE - PATENT - PICKET - PINION - PULL IN - PURIFY - RAIL IN - REDUCE - REIN IN - RESIST - RETARD - SCOTCH - SEAL UP - SEASON - SECURE - SHUT IN - SHUT UP - SOFTEN - STIFLE - SUBDUE - TEMPER - TETHER - THWART - WALL IN - WEAKEN

7 letter words

ADJOURN - ASSUAGE - CAUSE TO - CHASTEN - COLLECT - COMPOSE - CONFINE - CONTAIN - CONTROL - COOL OFF - CURTAIL - EMBARGO - ENCHAIN - ENCLOSE - ENFORCE - FENCE IN - FORBEAR - IMPOUND - INHIBIT - LIGHTEN - MANACLE - PEG DOWN - PIN DOWN - PREVENT - QUALIFY - REFRAIN - REPRESS - SET BACK - SHACKLE - SILENCE - SLACKEN - SMOTHER - TIE DOWN - TRAMMEL

8 letter words

ADJUST TO - ATTEMPER - BOTTLE UP - BOUNDARY - CLOISTER - DIMINISH - DOWNPLAY - HANDCUFF - HANDICAP - HOLD BACK - HOLD DOWN - HOLD FAST - IMPRISON - KEEP BACK - KEEP FROM - MAKE FAST - MITIGATE - MODERATE - MODULATE - OBSTRUCT - PALLIATE - PLAY DOWN - PROHIBIT - REGISTER - REGULATE - RESTRAIN - RESTRICT - RETRENCH - SIMPLIFY - SLOW DOWN - STRAITEN - STULTIFY - SUPPRESS - TONE DOWN - TUNE DOWN - WITHHOLD

9 letter words

ALLEVIATE - CONDITION - CONSTRAIN - CONSTRICT - COPYRIGHT - ENTRAMMEL - EXTENUATE - HOLD AT BAY - INTERCEPT - INTERFERE - INTERRUPT - INTERVENE - SET LIMITS - SOBER DOWN - UNDERPLAY

10 letter words

CONTINENCE - DECELERATE - DISCIPLINE - DISCOURAGE - HEDGE ABOUT - LIMITATION - MODERATION - PUT IN IRONS - REGULATE BY - SIMMER DOWN - SPECIALIZE

11 letter words

BANK THE FIRE - CONFINEMENT - DE-EMPHASIZE - DRAW THE LINE - HOLD IN CHECK - HOLD IN LEASH - INCARCERATE - INTERMEDDLE - KEEP IN CHECK - RESTRICTION

12 letter words

CIRCUMSCRIBE - COUNTERCHECK - PRESCRIPTION - PROSCRIPTION - STRAITJACKET - USE FORCE UPON

13 letter words

HOLD IN CUSTODY - INTERFERE WITH - KEEP IN CUSTODY - QUALIFICATION - SET CONDITIONS

14 letter words

TAKE THE EDGE OFF

15 letter words

HOLD IN RESTRAINT - KEEP IN DETENTION

16 letter words

KEEP UNDER CONTROL - KEEP WITHIN BOUNDS

17 letter words

LAY UNDER RESTRAINT

20 letter words

REDUCE THE TEMPERATURE

Definition of restrain

  • hold back
  • to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"
  • keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"

Anagrams of restrain

RETRAINS - STRAINER - TERRAINS - TRAINERS


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