English-Norwegian translation of restrain

Translation of the word restrain from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

restrain in Norwegian

restrain
forceverb holde tilbake, hindre
  activityverb holde tilbake, tøyle
  feelingsverb beherske seg
  behaviorverb tøyle, kue, hemme
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Definitions of restrain
verb
1. restrain - 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"
  confine, hold
  disenable, disable, incapacitate injure permanently; "He was disabled in a car accident"
  tie down, truss, tie up, bind restrain from independence by an obligation; "He was tied down by his work"
  fetter, shackle restrain with fetters
  enchain restrain or bind with chains
  pinion, shackle cut the wings off (of birds)
  impound, pound place or shut up in a pound; "pound the cows so they don't stray"
  pound up, pound break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle; "pound the roots with a heavy flat stone"
  pen up, fold confine in a fold, like sheep
  ground instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject
2. restrain - keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
  keep
  bottle up, inhibit, suppress limit the range or extent of; "Contact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs"
  hold keep from exhaling or expelling; "hold your breath"
  confine prevent from leaving or from being removed
  bottle up, inhibit, suppress limit the range or extent of; "Contact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs"
  hold in, curb, contain, moderate, control, check, hold keep to the curb; "curb your dogs"
3. restrain - hold back
  encumber, cumber, constrain
  trammel, limit, throttle, bound, restrict, restrain, confine restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
  bridle respond to the reins, as of horses
  curb keep to the curb; "curb your dogs"
  clog fill to excess so that function is impaired; "Fear clogged her mind"; "The story was clogged with too many details"
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