Definitions For Restraint


  • The act of controlling by restraining someone or something
  • A device that retards something's motion
  • Lack of ornamentation
  • Discipline in personal and social activities
  • A rule or condition that limits freedom
  • The state of being physically constrained
  • A way of limiting, controlling, or stopping something
  • A device that limits a person's movement
  • Control over your emotions or behavior

Is Restraint 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 Restraint is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Restraint in a Sentence

  • Make sure the child safety restraint is in place.
  • The prisoner was placed in restraints.
  • His angry response showed a lack of restraint.

Synonyms for Restraint

Antonyms for Restraint

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