Definitions For Restrain


  • Prevent the action or expression of
  • Restrict (someone or something) so as to make free movement difficult
  • To close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement
  • Prevent (someone or something) from doing something
  • To prevent (a person or animal) from doing something
  • To prevent (a person or animal) from moving by using physical force
  • To keep (something) under control

Is Restrain a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Restrain is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Restrain in a Sentence

  • He could not restrain the dog from attacking.
  • He could restrain himself no longer.
  • Hospital orderlies needed to restrain the patient.

Synonyms for Restrain

Antonyms for Restrain

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