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synonyms for restrict

  • curb
  • decrease
  • define
  • diminish
  • hamper
  • impede
  • inhibit
  • narrow
  • reduce
  • regulate
  • restrain
  • shorten
  • bind
  • bound
  • chain
  • check
  • circumscribe
  • constrict
  • contain
  • contract
  • cramp
  • delimit
  • delimitate
  • demarcate
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • handicap
  • inclose
  • moderate
  • modify
  • qualify
  • shrink
  • surround
  • temper
  • tether
  • tie
  • bottle up
  • come down on
  • cool down
  • demark
  • hang up
  • hem in
  • hold back
  • hold down
  • keep within bounds
  • keep within limits
  • pin down
  • prelimit
  • put away
  • put on ice
  • send up
  • shut in
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antonyms for restrict

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  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • develop
  • encourage
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • free
  • grow
  • help
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • raise
  • let go
  • liberate
  • loose
  • loosen
  • open
  • permit
  • release
  • stretch
  • unbind
  • unfasten
  • unloose
  • untie
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How to use restrict in a sentence

The commission proposes that human germline editing should be restricted to serious genetic diseases caused by specific versions of single genes that are virtually guaranteed to cause the disease if inherited.
STRICT NEW GUIDELINES LAY OUT A PATH TO HERITABLE HUMAN GENE EDITINGTINA HESMAN SAEYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
It was after that this president restricted travel and was still being called a bigot.
FULL TRANSCRIPT: TOMI LAHREN ON ‘THE CARLOS WATSON SHOW’DANIEL MALLOYAUGUST 31, 2020OZY
At the same time, it restricted the ability of state governments to regulate their own waters.
51 YEARS LATER, THE CUYAHOGA RIVER BURNS AGAINWES SILERAUGUST 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The Annapolis housing authority restricts payments that cover only part of a month, said Cia Cook, the agency’s chief financial officer.
SHE WAS SUED OVER RENT SHE DIDN’T OWE. IT TOOK SEVEN COURT DATES TO PROVE SHE WAS RIGHT.BY DANIELLE OHL, CAPITAL GAZETTE, AND TALIA BUFORD AND BEENA RAGHAVENDRAN, PROPUBLICAAUGUST 25, 2020PROPUBLICA
Online grocers and e-commerce platforms are suspending some home deliveries, restricting online purchases of certain items, and limiting new customers.
WHY WE NEED MASS AUTOMATION TO PANDEMIC-PROOF THE SUPPLY CHAINDERIK PRIDMOREJULY 10, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Recreational, or non-essential, travel has been restricted since March.
BORDER REPORT: THE PANDEMIC HAS UPENDED THE ILLEGAL DRUG TRADEMAYA SRIKRISHNANJUNE 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
That “econometric” method allowed the team to estimate the effect of more than 1,700 local, regional and national policies to restrict travel, close businesses or keep residents at home on the pandemic’s growth rate.
LOCKDOWNS MAY HAVE AVERTED 531 MILLION CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONSERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
With the help of machine learning, the platform gets scrutinize and any content that can cause harm to an individual gets restricted to share or post.
HOW TWITTER IS CONTRIBUTING TO SUPPORT MASSES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKHARRY LIAMMAY 22, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
The Senate may then vote to restrict the president from running for or being appointed to future office.
IMPEACHMENT: JUST HOW DOES THE PROCESS WORK?BY TIA HUMPHRIESOCTOBER 5, 2019TRUTHBETOLD.NEWS
If we have so many people sidelined, and we don’t take advantage of them, then we’re restricting them for sure.
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WORDS RELATED TO RESTRICT

  • abort
  • curtail
  • restrict
  • stop short
  • truncate
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