Definition of restrainable in US English:



  • See restrain

    • ‘A public nuisance is a crime indictable at common law and restrainable by injunction at the suit of the Attorney-General.’
    • ‘At last the laughter of the sailors, no longer restrainable, revealed the situation to him.’
    • ‘He calls Twain an ‘untamable rogue, a barely restrainable id that Sam could let out of the bottle… but sometimes he came out when Sam least expected it.’’