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  Definition of restrict
  1. make more specific; "qualify these remarks"
  2. place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"
  3. place restrictions on; "curtail drinking in school"
  4. place under restrictions; limit access to; "This substance is controlled"
Similar Words: qualify, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle, curtail, curb, cut back

 

Hyponyms: reduce, tighten, tie, gate, draw the line, draw a line, mark off, mark out, rule, harness, rein, baffle, regulate, hamper, halter, cramp, strangle, stiffen, tighten up, constrain, clamp down, crack down, inhibit, restrain, encumber, cumber, immobilize, immobilise, classify, taboo, scant, skimp, localize, localise

 

Derivational Morphology: qualification, reservation, quality, character, lineament, boundary, edge, bound, bounds, limiter, clipper, limit, limitation, restriction, shackle, bond, hamper, trammel, trammels, restrainer, controller, bridle, check, curb

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 限制   Dutch: beperken  
Finnish: rajoittaa   French: restreindre  
German: beschränken   Italian: restringere  
Japanese: 制限   Korean: 제한하다  
Portuguese: restringir   Russian: ограничивать  
Spanish: restringir   Swedish: inskränka  
 
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