What does restraining mean?

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re·strain·ing

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  1. Restraining

    of Restrain

How to pronounce restraining?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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  1. restraining

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of restraining in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of restraining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of restraining in a Sentence

  1. Lori Ulrich:

    It is regrettable that Ms. Williams took the president's bait and went inside the Capitol. However, based on our initial investigation and preparation for today, it is our position that the allegations surrounding the theft of Speaker Pelosi's computer came in part from a former abusive boyfriend, witness one, who is in the affidavit of probable cause, he has threatened Ms. Williams, in a number of ways, including she filed a restraining order against him. He was going to go after her. These accusations are overstated.

  2. The Broadway star rep:

    He accidentally emailed her which broke the restraining order and he was arrested and immediately released.It was not a personal email, it was a pure accident.

  3. Mary Rouvelas:

    Corrective statements are essentially geared towards preventing and restraining future harm, once they start shipping, they will appear in the retailers between two days and two weeks after, depending on how much volume that retailer goes through.

  4. Matt Mazzoncini:

    They would come to the gate where I was living and wanting to see him. I would get reports of this when I was out, oh these people came in a white van blocked the driveway. Refused to leave. I reported that to the police, we actually ended up having to get a restraining order against that home.

  5. Sara Azari:

    I didn't see her face to face, and can’t say for sure what was or wasn’t on her face; however, she has had lengthy face-to-face contact with building personnel, who have confirmed that on at least two separate occasions following the alleged incident and before Friday’s [temporary restraining order] hearing. She had no make-up and no bruises on her face.

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