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1. contain


There's a chance that tap water may contain harmful substances like chlorine and lead.
contain yourself!
if something such as a bag, box, or place contains something, that thing is inside it
The disease has effected 100 people. We must contain it before it can spread to more people.
The physician information should contain the following key elements:
Virtually all sources of commercial peanut butter in the United States contain minute quantities of aflatoxin.
There are no English sentences on Tatoeba that contain the word "Lego".
I have always believed that fruits are more beneficial than fruit juices mainly because they do not contain added sugar.
In the English language many words contain letters which are not pronounced.
Green peas are high in iron and contain nutrients that improve the colour of fingernails.
Semi-finished products contain large amounts of chemicals, which aims to improve the taste, smell and appearance of the food and salt and preservatives.
A signature contains (...) less frequently a first name and initials.
Room 101 contains the thing that frightens you the most.
the cigarettes were thought to contain cannabis
Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes!

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2. restrain


I couldn't restrain a smile.
The prisoner had to be restrained by the police.
He was so funny at the party that I simply couldn't restrain my laughter.
It would seem that the Chinese can't restrain themselves from speaking English with me, even though they know that I speak Chinese and that I'm not English.
It is true that behavior cannot be legislated, and legislation cannot make you love me, but legislation can restrain you from lynching me, and I think that is kind of important.
I told Jim to restrain himself from drinking too much.
Before the horse race begins, the jockeys grip the reins tightly to restrain the impatient horses.
Mrs. Simpson, restrain yourself, or you'll be arrested.
Fractious cats can be difficult to restrain
We have to take advantage of this momentum and restrain the greed of the financial and banking sectors.
It was hard for her to restrain her emotions when she saw her sister for the first time in 20 years
We learn taht it's best to restrain our anger
She was so ​angry that she could ​hardly restrain her​self.
Do not restrain them but use a blanket or clothing to protect their head from injury. Restraining them may cause injury to you or them.
Two police officers tried to restrain him, but he broke away and ran into a nearby house.

Inglés palabracontener"(restrain) ocurre en conjuntos:

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