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restraint/rɪˈstreɪnt/noun
pluralrestraints
restraint
/rɪˈstreɪnt/
noun
pluralrestraints
Learner's definition of RESTRAINT  
[count]somewhat formal  : a way of limiting, controlling, or stopping something — usually plural — often + on
[count]formal  : a device that limits a person's movement
[noncount]  : control over your emotions or behavior
[noncount]formal  : physical force that prevents someone from moving
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