Part of speech:
A raised margin along an edge used to confine or strengthen.
To preside over (a meeting, etc.)
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To be capable of holding:
To be filled by; contain:
To hold in restraint; check:
To defeat in war:
To subdue is defined as to gain control over someone or something or to calm or quiet someone or something.
To curtail or prohibit the activities of:
To extend along the edge of; bound
To keep in check; restrain:
The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
To tame is defined as to make wild and frightening people, animals or things calm and gentle.
To restrict, confine, or hamper.
To prevent or limit the synthesis of (a protein).
To confine within bounds; set a limit to; restrict; curb
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
To prevent the free movement, action, or progress of:
To furnish with an edge; to construct an edging.
To curve is defined as to move or follow in a smooth bend.
To keep within certain limits; confine or limit:
To operate a brake or brakes
To stop; check.
To maintain records in:
To check or control with or as if with a bit.
To help to grow or develop; stimulate; promote
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Find another word for curbing. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for curbing, like: curb, kerb, moderating, checking, containing, holding, controlling, conquering, subduing, inhibiting and suppressing.