restrain

Restrain vs Coerce - What's the difference?

restrain | coerce | Related terms |

Restrain is a related term of coerce.


In lang=en terms the difference between restrain and coerce

is that restrain is   to restrict or limit while coerce is to use force, threat, fraud, or intimidation in attempt to compel one to act against his will.

As verbs the difference between restrain and coerce

is that restrain is   to control or keep in check while coerce is to restrain by force, especially by law or authority; to repress; to curb.

Fit vs Restrain - What's the difference?

fit | restrain | Related terms |

Fit is a related term of restrain.


As an abbreviation fit

is (travel industry|aviation) fully inclusive tour.

As a verb restrain is

  to control or keep in check.

Restrain vs Stop - What's the difference?

restrain | stop |


As a verb restrain

is   to control or keep in check.

As a noun stop is

.

Quiet vs Restrain - What's the difference?

quiet | restrain | Related terms |

Quiet is a related term of restrain.


As verbs the difference between quiet and restrain

is that quiet is to become quiet, silent, still, tranquil, calm while restrain is   to control or keep in check.

As an adjective quiet

is with little or no sound; free from of disturbing noise.

As a noun quiet

is the absence of sound; quietness.

Allay vs Restrain - What's the difference?

allay | restrain | Related terms |

Allay is a related term of restrain.


In lang=en terms the difference between allay and restrain

is that allay is to alleviate; to abate; to mitigate while restrain is   to restrict or limit.

As verbs the difference between allay and restrain

is that allay is to make quiet or put at rest; to pacify or appease; to quell; to calm while restrain is   to control or keep in check.

As a noun allay

is alleviation; abatement; check.

Restrain vs Withhold - What's the difference?

restrain | withhold | Related terms |

Restrain is a related term of withhold.


In lang=en terms the difference between restrain and withhold

is that restrain is   to restrict or limit while withhold is to retain; to keep back; not to grant; as, to withhold assent to a proposition.

As verbs the difference between restrain and withhold

is that restrain is   to control or keep in check while withhold is to keep (a physical object that one has obtained) to oneself rather than giving it back to its owner.

Embarrass vs Restrain - What's the difference?

embarrass | restrain | Related terms |

Embarrass is a related term of restrain.


In lang=en terms the difference between embarrass and restrain

is that embarrass is to involve in difficulties concerning money matters; to encumber with debt; to beset with urgent claims or demands while restrain is   to restrict or limit.

As verbs the difference between embarrass and restrain

is that embarrass is to humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely; to disconcert; to abash while restrain is   to control or keep in check.

Clog vs Restrain - What's the difference?

clog | restrain | Synonyms |

Clog is a synonym of restrain.


As verbs the difference between clog and restrain

is that clog is to block or slow passage through (often with 'up' ) while restrain is   to control or keep in check.

As a noun clog

is a type of shoe with an inflexible, often wooden sole sometimes with an open heel.

Restrain vs Dull - What's the difference?

restrain | dull | Related terms |

Restrain is a related term of dull.


In lang=en terms the difference between restrain and dull

is that restrain is   to restrict or limit while dull is to lose a sharp edge; to become dull.

As verbs the difference between restrain and dull

is that restrain is   to control or keep in check while dull is to render dull; to remove or blunt an edge or something that was sharp.

As an adjective dull is

lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp.

Restrain vs Rule - What's the difference?

restrain | rule | Related terms |

Restrain is a related term of rule.


As verbs the difference between restrain and rule

is that restrain is   to control or keep in check while rule is .

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