Words Like CURB

We have put together a list of words that are similar to CURB.

37 Alternative Words Similar to curb

1 Curb Noun      Synonym Words Like Curb
2 Check Noun      Synonym Words Like Check
3 Bit Noun      Synonym Words Like Bit
4 Edge Noun      Synonym Words Like Edge
5 Restraint Noun      Synonym Words Like Restraint
6 Control Verb      Synonym Words Like Control
7 Hold Verb      Synonym Words Like Hold
8 Contain Verb      Synonym Words Like Contain
9 Moderate Verb      Synonym Words Like Moderate
10 Suppress Verb      Synonym Words Like Suppress
11 Conquer Verb      Synonym Words Like Conquer
12 Restrict Verb      Synonym Words Like Restrict
13 Circumscribe Verb      Synonym Words Like Circumscribe
14 Confine Verb      Synonym Words Like Confine
15 Keep Verb      Synonym Words Like Keep
16 Limit Verb      Synonym Words Like Limit
17 Restrain Verb      Synonym Words Like Restrain
18 Subject Verb-transitive      Synonym Words Like Subject
19 Bend Verb-intransitive      Synonym Words Like Bend
20 Curbstone Noun      Synonym Words Like Curbstone
21 Quell Verb      Hyponym Words Like Quell
22 Burke Verb      Hyponym
23 Quieten Verb      Hyponym Words Like Quieten
24 Dampen Verb      Hyponym Words Like Dampen
25 Smother Verb      Hyponym Words Like Smother
26 Repress Verb      Hyponym Words Like Repress
27 Wink Verb      Hyponym Words Like Wink
28 Still Verb      Hyponym Words Like Still
29 Muffle Verb      Hyponym Words Like Muffle
30 Throttle Verb      Hyponym Words Like Throttle
31 Catch Verb      Hyponym Words Like Catch
32 Thermostat Verb      Hyponym
33 Damp Verb      Hyponym Words Like Damp
34 Deny Verb      Hyponym Words Like Deny
35 Train Verb      Hyponym Words Like Train
36 Trammel Verb      Hyponym Words Like Trammel
37 Bound Verb      Hyponym Words Like Bound

5 examples of curb

1 stamp down on littering
2 conquer one's desires
3 hold your tongue
4 hold your temper
5 control your anger

10 definitions of curb

1 To bend or curve.
2 To guide and manage, or restrain, as with a curb; to bend to one's will; to subject; to subdue; to restrain; to confine; to keep in check.
3 To furnish with a curb, as a well; also, to restrain by a curb, as a bank of earth.
4 To bend; to crouch; to cringe.
5 That which curbs, restrains, or subdues; a check or hindrance; esp., a chain or strap attached to the upper part of the branches of a bit, and capable of being drawn tightly against the lower jaw of the horse.
6 An assemblage of three or more pieces of timber, or a metal member, forming a frame around an opening, and serving to maintain the integrity of that opening; also, a ring of stone serving a similar purpose, as at the eye of a dome.
7 A frame or wall round the mouth of a well; also, a frame within a well to prevent the earth caving in.
8 A curbstone.
9 A swelling on the back part of the hind leg of a horse, just behind the lowest part of the hock joint, generally causing lameness.
10 a stock exchange in New York
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