Definition Of restrains
prevent (someone or something) from doing something; keep under control or within limits.
he had to be restrained from walking out of the meeting
Example Of restrains
A weak labour market means less money to spend on goods and services and thus restrains economic growth.
After all, the clergy were keepers of public conscience - it was their duty to restrain avarice, sanctify poverty and excommunicate kings if they chose.
Amos had to restrain his impatience
Angelo is a very cold person with no feelings and has restrained himself tremendously throughout his life.
Aridene nodded in the direction of the ropes that were presently restraining her.