How to use curbing in a sentence

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They go on to wonder about the logic of Minister McDowell s actions given his stated aim of curbing excessive drinking.
It is all done in the name of curbing the so-called bad actors, but it imposes costs on everyone.
How do you push the country down the road of market democracy while curbing its irredentist impulses?
Fewer nukes in the world is an undisputably good thing, but the issue of curbing international sales of conventional weapons remains unaddressed.
The former vice chancellor was honoured for his contribution in curbing the hooliganism on the campus.
Further clauses are aimed at curbing freedom of expression and the right to information.
Some even want us to erect barriers to keep jobs in the United States, even if it means curbing productivity gains.
Adequate legislation should be enacted to ensure curbing of illegal activities in the forests.
If such resolution declares only an intention to macadamize, the contract should not be let for both macadamizing and curbing the sidewalk.
But high prices in major cities are curbing the speed of the movement of workers.
He believes that when discussing and planning the question of curbing lending growth, one has to take several aspects into consideration.
The official curbing of television violence is not an idle or empty threat.
I prefer a more resolutive approach to curbing drunken driving or drunkenness, and all the baggage that comes with it.
The lawsuits, marketing guidelines and the self-policing nature of the industry have been effective at curbing blatant greenwash.
The challenges in the longer term are to raise revenue while curbing the cost of health.
This is a smart move, and will be far more important to curbing unauthorized immigration than token efforts at border security.
Perhaps the threat of legal action has also played a role in curbing the horde of dyspeptic deviants.
In that case, with the promises made on curbing anti-social behaviour it should only be a matter of a short time before these problems are resolved.
When she's not curbing her enthusiasm, where does she hang her hat?
But he also needs the cooperation of the people in curbing the menace.
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The driver advanced at a walk, keeping as close as possible to the curbing.
A quickening of his pace, and he met her just as she stepped to the curbing.
She stopped him with a shudder, and Eric found a difficulty in curbing his impatience.
The white and green car was still riding on its airpad when it hit the low, rounded curbing at the edge of the thruway.
A spate of stabbings over the past week has prompted Beijing officials to introduce the ban in hopes of curbing other random attacks.
He went into Main Street and sat on the curbing before Wacker's tobacco store.
Moreover, to be successful, changes must be balanced, curbing some of the excesses of the majority that have been employed to control filibustering.
They used these things in ancient days for curbing women's tongues.
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