Meaning of RESTRICTION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪstrɪkʃ(ə)n ]

( restrictions)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.


A restriction is an official rule that limits what you can do or that limits the amount or size of something.

...the lifting of restrictions on political parties and the news media...

N-COUNT : oft N on n


You can refer to anything that limits what you can do as a restriction .

His parents are trying to make up to him for the restrictions of urban living...

= limitation



see also restrict

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