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1. restrained

adjective. ['riːˈstreɪnd'] cool and formal in manner.

Synonyms

  • reticent
  • unemotional

Antonyms

  • light
  • bright
  • wild

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Rhymes with Restrained

  • unconstrained
  • self-contained
  • unexplained
  • preordained
  • constrained
  • explained
  • complained
  • untrained
  • unstained
  • sustained
  • retrained
  • refrained
  • maintained
  • ingrained
  • entertained
  • disdained
  • contained
  • campaigned
  • ascertained
  • abstained
  • sprained
  • retained
  • remained
  • regained
  • pertained
  • ordained
  • obtained
  • detained
  • stained
  • planed

Sentences with restrained


1. Verb, past participle
White musk can be strong, although it may smell restrained while in a bottle.

2. Adjective
If you're concerned about skunk interactions, keep her restrained when you're outside.

3. Verb, past tense
Governed by the ideals of the Age of Reason, Neoclassic art was intellectual and restrained.

Quotes about restrained


1. If he have faith, the believer cannot be restrained. He betrays himself. He breaks out. He confesses and teaches this gospel to the people at the risk of life itself.
- Martin Luther

2. A man's ethical behaviour should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
- Albert Einstein

3. She tried to act as though it were nothing to go to the library alone. But her happiness betrayed her. Her smile could not be restrained, and it spread from her tightly pressed mouth, to her round cheeks, almost to the hair ribbons tied in perky bows over her ears.
- Maud Hart Lovelace, Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown

2. restrained

adjective. ['riːˈstreɪnd'] under restraint.

Synonyms

  • reserved
  • low-key
  • subdued
  • controlled
  • close
  • unexpansive
  • inhibited

Antonyms

  • uninhibited
  • unreserved
  • unrestrained
  • unseal

3. restrained

adjective. ['riːˈstreɪnd'] prudent.

Synonyms

  • guarded

Antonyms

  • forward
  • loud

4. restrained

adjective. ['riːˈstreɪnd'] marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes.

Synonyms

  • moderate

Antonyms

  • far
  • begin

5. restrained

adjective. ['riːˈstreɪnd'] not showy or obtrusive.

Synonyms

  • quiet
  • unpretending
  • unpretentious

Antonyms

  • distant
  • open
  • middle
  • beginning
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