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  • 1 restricted — re·strict·ed adj: subject or subjected to restriction a restricted area restricted use Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. restricted …

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  • 2 restricted — (adj.) limited, 1830, pp. adjective from RESTRICT (Cf. restrict); of documents, etc., secret, not for public release it is recorded from 1944. In U.S., restricted was a euphemism for off limits to Jews (1947). Manager: I m sorry, Mr. Marx, but we …

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  • 3 restricted — ► ADJECTIVE 1) limited in extent, number, or scope. 2) not revealed or made open to the public for reasons of national security …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 restricted — [ri strik′tid] adj. limited; confined; specif., ☆ a) limited to authorized personnel: said of documents, data, etc. ☆ b) excluding a certain group or groups; esp., limited to white gentiles restrictedly adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 restricted — Placed on a list that dictates that the trader may not maintain positions, solicit business, or provide indications in a stock, but may serve as broker in agency trade after being properly cleared. Traders are so restricted due to investment bank …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 restricted — re|strict|ed [rıˈstrıktıd] adj 1.) small or limited in size, area, or amount ▪ It s difficult trying to work in such a restricted space. 2.) limited or controlled, especially by laws or rules ▪ Press freedom is severely restricted. restricted to… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 restricted — re|strict|ed [ rı strıktəd ] adjective * 1. ) intended only for people who have been given special permission: The officers were caught photographing in a restricted military zone. restricted area/waters/airspace: This is a restricted area. a )… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 restricted — [[t]rɪstrɪ̱ktɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is restricted is quite small or limited. ...the monotony of a heavily restricted diet... Plants, like animals, often have restricted habitats. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ to n If something is restricted to …

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  • 9 restricted — adjective 1 small or limited in size, area, or amount: It s difficult trying to work in such a restricted space. 2 limited or controlled, especially by laws or rules: Press freedom is severely restricted. (+ to): The sale of alcohol is restricted …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 restricted */ — UK [rɪˈstrɪktɪd] / US [rɪˈstrɪktəd] adjective 1) a) intended only for people who have been given special permission The officers were caught photographing in a restricted military zone. This is a restricted area. b) only for the use of or only… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 restricted — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ▪ The US may become more restricted in its use of economic sanctions. ▪ feel ▪ She felt restricted in her uniform …

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  • 12 restricted — adjective 1) restricted space Syn: cramped, confined, constricted, small, narrow, tight Ant: roomy 2) a restricted calorie intake Syn: limited, controlled …

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  • 13 restricted — adjective 1) restricted space Syn: cramped, confined, constricted, small, narrow, tight 2) a restricted calorie intake Syn: limited, controlled, regulated, reduced 3) …

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  • 14 restricted — adjective Date: 1585 subject or subjected to restriction: as a. not general ; limited < the decision had a restricted effect > b. available to the use of particular groups or specifically excluding others < a restricted country club > c. not… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 15 restricted — restrictedly, adv. restrictedness, n. /ri strik tid/, adj. 1. confined; limited. 2. (of information, a document, etc.) a. bearing the classification restricted, usually the lowest level of classified information. b. limited to persons authorized… …

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  • 16 restricted — non·restricted; restricted; un·restricted; …

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  • 17 restricted — [rɪˈstrɪktɪd] adj 1) not able to develop, to happen, or to do things freely Freedom of the press is restricted here.[/ex] 2) a restricted area is one that only particular people can go into This is a restricted area.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 18 restricted — adjective 1. subject to restriction or subjected to restriction (Freq. 2) of restricted importance • Ant: ↑unrestricted • Similar to: ↑circumscribed, ↑limited, ↑closed, ↑off limits …

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  • 19 Restricted — Restrict Re*strict , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Restricted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Restricting}.] To restrain within bounds; to limit; to confine; as, to restrict worlds to a particular meaning; to restrict a patient to a certain diet. [1913 Webster] Syn:… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 restricted — classified classified adj. 1. arranged into classes or categories; as, {unclassified}. Syn: categorized. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. assigned to a class of documents withheld from general circulation; of information or documents. Opposite of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English