Definition: place limits on (extent or access)
Usage: restrict the use of this parking lot; limit the time you can spend with your friends
Definition: lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
Usage: moderate your alcohol intake; hold your tongue; hold your temper; control your anger
Definition: restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
Definition: to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
Usage: This holds the local until the express passengers change trains; About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade; The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center; The terrorists held the journalists for ransom
Definition: make unable to perform a certain action
Usage: disable this command on your computer
Definition: prevent from leaving or from being removed
Definition: keep under control; keep in check
Usage: suppress a smile; Keep your temper; keep your cool
Definition: close in; darkness enclosed him"
Definition: contain or hold; have within
Usage: The jar carries wine; The canteen holds fresh water; This can contains water