1
[ noun ] a device that stops something from moving

Synonyms

restraint

Examples

"the car did not have proper restraints fitted"

2
[ noun ] the state of being physically constrained

Synonyms

restraint

Examples

"dogs should be kept under restraint"

Related terms

confinement cage restrain

3
[ noun ] the act of constraining; the threat or use of force to control the thoughts or behavior of others
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