Find a missing word game

“The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his _______, time and ability.”


a.

place

    b.

cumber

    c.

trammel

    d.

crane

   

Random thought by Chanakya

restrain


restrain

Verb

  • to compel or deter by or as if by threats
  • hold back
  • to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
    • 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
  • place limits on (extent or access)
    • restrict the use of this parking lot
    • limit the time you can spend with your friends
  • keep under control; keep in check
    • suppress a smile
    • Keep your temper
    • keep your cool

Synonyms: intimidate encumber cumber constrain confine hold restrict trammel limit bound throttle keep keep back hold back
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