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kept within sensible limits

not showy or obtrusive

tending to keep one's thoughts and emotions to oneself

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cool and formal in manner

under restraint

marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes

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not showy or obtrusive

prudent

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It was not long before a look of ferocity and of revenge was to be seen seated on the grim visages of most of the warriors, and each new and crafty allusion to the policy of extinguishing their enemies, was followed by fresh and less restrained bursts of approbation.
defined) she currently owes, but also she is restrained as to debtor
He was restrained with CS spray and taken to the police station into custody.
School districts are now required to disclose how many students are secluded or physically restrained during the school year.
CUIRE along with S&B Technical Products held two seminars titled "Municipal Applications for Internally Restrained PVC Pipes" on June 10 and Aug.
Mr McCormick held Mr Jenner in a headlock while other men restrained him as they waited for police to arrive at the Bootle takeaway.
Britney, 27, has been under her father's conservatorship since she was famously pictured restrained by the ankle in an ambulance and hospitalised last year.
Lohan was recently restrained by five bodyguards when she tried to gatecrash into Ronson's party at her house.
A youth custody officer who restrained a Midland teenager's head on the night he died had previously been investigated for his use of pain distraction techniques on children, an inquest heard yesterday.
But Reed, a veteran umpire who wasn't being restrained by anyone, refused to walk away from the argument.
the body position of the restrained individual during transport.
Children who were not properly restrained in a car seat, booster seat or seatbelt during an SUV rollover were at a 25-fold greater risk for injury as compared to appropriately restrained children.
9 /PRNewswire/ -- Children are at least twice as safe in SUVs than passenger cars when properly restrained according to an analysis of a July 2005 study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) performed by SUV Owners of America, the organization announced today.
Jennifer filed a petition against homeless Hesterbey asking that he be restrained from pestering her.
The emergency room doctor ordered a catheterization, and the officers restrained the arrestee during the brief procedure.