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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
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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 regulate the speed or amount of something given or administered
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Present participle for make less powerful and easier to control
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Present participle for to draw to a close
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Present participle for to punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, attitude, etc)
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Present participle for to decrease in amount or degree
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Present participle for to obstruct, cover, or otherwise block (an opening, a portion of an image, etc.
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Present participle for to lower in price
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Present participle for state that one refuses to admit the truth or existence of
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Present participle for to make use of
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Present participle for to distribute or apportion by (or as if by) lot
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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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