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restrain

1. verb prevent sb from doing sth2. verb physically prevent sb from doing sth3. verb hold sb in seat4. verb control feeling5. verb prevent sth from increasing 1 verb prevent sb from doing sth TRANSITIVEsrian verb  c m usrian a chur leI was about to jump but she restrained me bhí mé ar tí léim ach chuir sí srian liom, bhí mé ar tí léim ach chuir sí stop liomhe restrained me from pursuing them choisc sé mé ar dhul sa tóir orthu, bhac sé mé ó dhul sa tóir orthuI had to restrain myself bhí orm mé féin a shrianadh, b'éigean dom guaim a choinneáil orm féin, bhí orm brú fúm 2 verb physically prevent sb from doing sth TRANSITIVEsrian verb  c m udon't restrain the person having the seizure ná srian an duine a bhfuil an taom air
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3 verb hold sb in seat TRANSITIVEsrian verb  c m uthe harness restrains the child srianann an úim an páiste 4 verb control feeling TRANSITIVEbrúigh fút  c m ucoisc verb  c m usrian a chur leI had to restrain my impatience bhí orm mo mhífhoighne a bhrú fúm, bhí orm mo mhífhoighne a chosc 5 verb prevent sth from increasing TRANSITIVEsrian a chur leteorainn a chur leto restrain public expenditure srian a chur le caiteachas poiblí

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