German translation of 'restrain'
mit Gewalt festhalten
- animal, unruly children, madman
- emotions, laughter
⇒ to restrain inflation/prices
die Inflationsrate/Preisentwicklung aufhalten
⇒ to restrain sb from doing sth
jdn davon abhalten, etw zu tun
⇒ to restrain oneself
Example Sentences Including 'restrain'
He got a tight grip round her waist, ostensibly to restrain her.A Death in Time
Laura managed to restrain herself from snapping at her aunt.The Image of Laura
He was sweating again, the urge to hurry difficult to restrain.The Last Raven
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Translation of restrain from the Collins English to German Dictionary