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Verb
Present participle for to restrain or keep in check
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“His parents decided that if Jay couldn't curb his spending, then he would have to start earning his own money.”
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Present participle for to gain mastery or control over something or someone
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“With the help of Jolene, Beth was finally able to curb her addiction to alcohol.”
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Present participle for to cause to fail, or to make great attempts to
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Present participle for to impede the work or ability of, especially intending to cause failure
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Present participle for to reduce the strength or intensity of
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Present participle for to reduce in extent or quantity
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Present participle for to regulate the speed or amount of something given or administered
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Present participle for to give up or abstain from something
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Present participle for to try to prevent by action or argument
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Present participle for to refuse to admit the truth or existence of
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Present participle for exert a modifying or controlling influence on
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Present participle for to mark out the boundary or limits of
Noun
The action of inhibiting a process
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Noun
A reduction in the size, extent, or importance of something
Adjective
Restraining
Adjective
That serves to suppress
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