1. [Adjective]: under restraint

2. cool and formal in manner

3. not showy or obtrusive; "clothes in quiet good taste"

4. marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes; "moderate in his demands"; "restrained in his response"

5. prudent; "guarded optimism"

6. free from ostentation or pretension; "the restrained elegance of the room"

Similar words to 'restrained'

Opposite words to 'restrained'

Try another search!

Look up words in the English4.Today Online Dictionary and add them to your own personal dictionary for vocabulary practice.

All you need to start your own personal dictionary web is a free English4.Today membership. Podcasts

Get immediate access to grammar tests, quizzes, exercises, pronuciation practice, vocabulary building, courses, and an online community all wanting to improve their English and help you improve yours! Standard membership is FREE!!