GRE Word List

RESTRAINT

an act of restraining : the state of being restrained

The meaning of the word restraint is an act of restraining : the state of being restrained.

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WordMeaning
complicityassociation or participation in or as if in a wrongful act
antagonismopposition of a conflicting force, tendency, or principle
absolveto set (someone) free from an obligation or the consequences of guilt
temperheat of mind or emotion : proneness to anger : passion
candorunreserved, honest, or sincere expression : forthrightness
sobrietythe quality or state of being sober
reverentexpressing or characterized by reverence : worshipful
primto give a prim or demure expression to
paradoxone (such as a person, situation, or action) having seemingly contradictory qualities or phases
quaintpleasingly or strikingly old-fashioned or unfamiliar