Meaning of RESTRICTION in English

RESTRICTION

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ draconian , harsh , severe , strict , stringent , strong , tight , tough

▪ major , significant

▪ petty ( esp. BrE )

The removal of petty ~s has made life easier.

▪ arbitrary

arbitrary ~s on medicines

▪ reasonable

▪ absolute

▪ additional , further

▪ new

▪ artificial

free movement of goods between member countries without any artificial ~s

▪ self-imposed

▪ proposed

▪ international

▪ local , state

▪ contractual ( esp. BrE )

▪ constitutional ( esp. AmE ), federal , government , governmental ( esp. AmE ), legal , legislative , regulatory ( esp. AmE ), statutory ( esp. BrE )

▪ access , security

▪ budgetary , financial

▪ copyright , deed ( AmE ), land-use ( AmE ), ownership ( esp. AmE )

▪ age , height , speed , time , weight

▪ abortion ( esp. AmE ), advertising , environmental , gun , parking , reporting ( BrE )

▪ export , import , trade

▪ flight , immigration , travel , visa

▪ religious , social ( esp. AmE ), speech ( AmE )

▪ food , water

▪ dietary

the dietary ~s of Judaism

By following certain dietary ~s, these children can lead normal lives.

▪ calorie

the health benefits of calorie ~

VERB + RESTRICTION

▪ create , impose , introduce , place , put , set

plans to create further vehicle ~s in the city

The government has introduced tough new import ~s.

He doesn't put any ~s on me.

▪ enforce

They have the potential to enforce ~s such as no smoking policies.

▪ tighten

a Senate bill that seeks to tighten ~s on coal plant emissions

▪ ease , loosen ( esp. AmE ), relax

The ~ was relaxed in 2002.

▪ eliminate ( esp. AmE ), lift , remove

The press asked for ~s on reporting the war to be lifted.

▪ accept

▪ be subject to

The right of sale is subject to certain ~s.

RESTRICTION + VERB

▪ affect sth , apply

The 30 mph speed ~ applies in all built-up areas.

▪ limit sth

~s that limit access to land and raw materials

▪ prevent sth

Confidentiality ~s prevent me from giving any names.

RESTRICTION + NOUN

▪ order ( BrE , law )

PREPOSITION

▪ with ~

They had to live for a month with certain ~s on their freedom of movement.

▪ with no ~ , without ~

Citizens of the EU can travel without ~ within the EU.

▪ ~ of

another instance of the ~ of basic civil liberties

▪ ~ on , ~ upon

The regulations were seen as a ~ on personal freedom.

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