Free Thesaurus

Synonyms for restrain

Turn OFF live suggest
Searching 30,320 main entries and 2,525,696 synonyms
Matches (1)
Related results (0)
Not available.
Nearest
Displaying 1 match and 0 supplemental result for restrain 0.491 sec.
restrain
Main Entry: restrain
Synonyms:
abate, adjust to, allay, alleviate, alter, anchor, arrest, assuage, attemper, bank the fire, bar, bind, bit, block, blunt, bottle up, bound, box in, box up, bridle, cage, cause, cause to, chain, chasten, check, circumscribe, cloister, coarct, collect, compel, condition, confine, constrain, contain, control, cool, cool off, coop, coop in, coop up, copyright, cork up, countercheck, crib, crimp, curb, curtail, dam up, damp, dampen, de-emphasize, deaden, debar, decelerate, delay, detain, diminish, discipline, dompt, downplay, draw the line, drive, dull, encage, enchain, enclose, enforce, enjoin, entrammel, extenuate, fasten, fence in, fetter, forbear, force, gag, govern, guard, gyve, hamper, handcuff, handicap, have, hedge, hedge about, hem in, hinder, hobble, hog-tie, hold, hold at bay, hold back, hold down, hold fast, hold in, hold in check, hold in custody, hold in leash, hold in restraint, hold up, hopple, immure, impede, impel, impound, imprison, incarcerate, inhibit, intercept, interfere, interfere with, intermeddle, interrupt, intervene, keep, keep back, keep from, keep in, keep in check, keep in custody, keep in detention, keep under control, keep within bounds, lash, lay, lay under restraint, leash, leaven, lenify, lessen, lighten, limit, lock up, make, make fast, manacle, meddle, mew, mew up, mitigate, moderate, modify, modulate, moor, muzzle, narrow, obstruct, obtund, oppose, palliate, patent, peg down, pen, pen up, picket, pin down, pinion, play down, pound, prevent, prohibit, pull, pull in, purify, put in irons, qualify, rail in, reduce, reduce the temperature, refrain, register, regulate, regulate by, rein, rein in, repress, resist, restrict, retard, retrench, rope, scant, scotch, seal up, season, secure, set back, set conditions, set limits, shackle, shut in, shut up, simmer down, simplify, slacken, slow down, smother, snub, sober, sober down, soften, specialize, stifle, stint, stop, straiten, straitjacket, strap, subdue, suppress, tame, temper, tether, tie, tie down, tie up, tone down, trammel, tune down, underplay, use force upon, wall in, weaken, withhold
 
Main entries similar to: restrain
abate, adjourn, adjust, allay, alleviate, alter, anchor, arrest, assuage, bind, blunt, bottle, bottle up, bound, boundary, box in, bridle, cage, catch, cause, censor, chain, chasten, check, choke, circumscribe, cloister, collect, compel, compose, condition, confine, confinement, constrain, constrict, contain, continence, control, cool, cool off, coop, copyright, cork, crib, curb, curtail, dam, damp, dampen, de-emphasize, deaden, delay, deny, detain, deter, diminish, discipline, discourage, draw the line, drive, dull, embargo, enclose, enforce, enjoin, extenuate, fasten, fence in, fetter, foil, forbear, forbid, force, gag, govern, guard, hamper, handcuff, handicap, have, hedge, hem in, hinder, hobble, hog-tie, hold, hold back, hold fast, hold up, immure, impede, impel, impound, imprison, inhibit, intercept, interfere, intermeddle, interrupt, intervene, keep, keep back, keep from, lash, lay, leash, leaven, lessen, lighten, limit, limitation, lock, make, manacle, meddle, mew, mitigate, moderate, moderation, modify, modulate, moor, narrow, oppose, palliate, patent, peg, pen, picket, pin down, pinion, play down, pound, prescription, prevent, prohibit, proscription, pull, pull in, purify, qualification, qualify, rail, reduce, refrain, register, regulate, rein, repress, resist, restrict, restriction, retard, retrench, rope, scant, scotch, seal up, season, secure, set back, shackle, shut in, shut up, silence, simmer down, simplify, slacken, slow down, smother, snub, soften, specialize, stifle, stint, stop, straiten, straitjacket, strap, stultify, subdue, suppress, take the edge off, tame, temper, tether, thwart, tie, tie up, tone down, trammel, tune down, underplay, wall in, weaken, withhold