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Restrained

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Adjective

1. restrained, reticent, unemotional

cool and formal in manner

2. restrained

under restraint

3. moderate, restrained

marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes

Example Sentences:
'moderate in his demands'
'restrained in his response'

4. quiet, restrained

not showy or obtrusive

Example Sentences:
'clothes in quiet good taste'

5. guarded, restrained

prudent

Example Sentences:
'guarded optimism'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Restrained

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adjective
1. 
(of a person or person's manner) calm and unemotional
2. 
(of clothes, décor, etc) subtle and tasteful

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Restrained

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adjective
characterized by restraint; exercising, or showing the results of, self-discipline or rational control; controlled

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Restrained

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adj.
1. Kept under control; subdued or moderate: restrained laughter; a restrained foreign policy.
2. Characterized by self-restraint; reserved: a restrained and self-effacing manner.
3. Prevented from moving; held down or secured: restrained passengers.

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