OTHER WORDS FROM restrainedre·strain·ed·ly, adverbnon·re·strained, adjective
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This restrained style doesn’t mean that parents don’t pay attention, or don’t care what children do.I Was Constantly Arguing With My Child. Then I Learned the “TEAM” Method of Calmer Parenting|Michaeleen Doucleff|March 6, 2021|Time
What each type shares is a moist crumb, fresh whipped cream and a restrained hand with sugar.This new Azerbaijani bakery offers stories as good as its pastries|Tom Sietsema|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
So no matter how restrained we are, I expect we’ll get some pies in the face.
The restrained approach differs from strict preemptive measures taking place in Europe, including lockdowns, classroom closures and requirements to wear medical-grade masks.U.S. response to coronavirus variants emphasizes masks and vaccines instead of lockdowns|Fenit Nirappil, Brittany Shammas|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
She was regarded as a restrained moderate and was confirmed by the Senate 96 votes to three.Ruth Bader Ginsburg Forged A New Place For Women In The Law And Society|LGBTQ-Editor|September 23, 2020|No Straight News
The Indian navy was so eager to strike it had to be restrained by the high command.
His movie producer character, Bobby Gould, is restrained but still crackling with energy.
The worst part is that Focus on the Family is restrained compared to other Christian conservative child-rearing advice.The Adrian Peterson Beating and the Christian Right's Love of Corporal Punishment|Amanda Marcotte|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We can use rooftop solar to alleviate areas where supply is restrained,” he said.
“I think Hamas is going to be much more restrained in the coming years,” he said.Israeli Diplomat Says Gaza War Taught Hamas a Lesson|Eli Lake|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nothing, perhaps, but a noble desire for a really great man restrained her.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Forcing himself to believe that he had been the victim of some kind of illusory perception, he vigorously restrained his feelings.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
The Determinist would say that Bill Sikes had committed a crime, and that he ought to be restrained, and taught better.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
She could not but feel the triumph to which circumstances had borne her, though magnanimity restrained its manifestation.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
At last the ladies withdraw, the men are left to themselves, and you feel a little less restrained.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell