Search Synonyms for Word

Synonyms for restrained

Synonyms for (adjective) restrained

Synonyms: guarded, restrained Definition: prudent Usage: guarded optimism

Similar words: cautious Definition: showing careful forethought Usage: reserved and cautious; never making swift decisions; a cautious driver

Synonyms: unemotional, restrained, reticent Definition: cool and formal in manner

Similar words: undemonstrative Definition: not given to open expression of emotion

Synonyms: restrained, quiet Definition: not showy or obtrusive Usage: clothes in quiet good taste

Similar words: unostentatious, unpretending, unpretentious Definition: not ostentatious Usage: his unostentatious office; unostentatious elegance

Synonyms: restrained Definition: under restraint

Similar words: close Definition: strictly confined or guarded Usage: kept under close custody

Similar words: low-key, low-keyed, subdued Definition: restrained in style or quality Usage: a little masterpiece of low-keyed eloquence

Similar words: unexpansive Definition: not given to high spirits or effusiveness Usage: an unexpansive man

Synonyms: moderate, restrained Definition: marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes Usage: moderate in his demands; restrained in his response

Similar words: temperate Definition: not extreme in behavior Usage: temperate in his habits; a temperate response to an insult; temperate in his eating and drinking