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adjective as in tying

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noun as in narrowing

preposition as in exclusive of


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They obtained a gag order against the defendant and his lawyers restricting what they could say about the case for several months.

But the Sketchbook Project confines itself to restricting only submissions that might endanger the staff.

Ohio Republican Janet Porter was fed up with Facebook restricting the voices of conservatives like her.

A Saudi expert fighting against laws restricting freedom of speech connected with German officials using the platform, AHR said.

By restricting aid to only registered groups, the State Department is colluding with repressive regimes, fear democracy advocates.

There is urgent need for the enactment of laws restricting the catch of salmon, as the industry is now seriously threatened.

The Drapers might have realised that the time for restricting trade to the freemen of their company was past.

Enraged at the bare supposition, he made his will, restricting me from assisting one, or ever marrying the other.

The withdrawal of vast areas of supposed coal lands tends to increase price by restricting the area of possible supply.

Is woman, in restricting herself to her sphere, thereby debarred from the pleasures of literature and art?

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On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to restricting, such as: akin, alike, associative, cliquish, close, and insular.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.