1. [ adjective ] subject to restriction or subjected to restriction

"of restricted importance"

Related terms: unrestricted circumscribed off-limits off-limits closed confined unfree classified
2. [ adjective ] (grammar) restricted in meaning; (as e.g. `man' in `a tall man')
Synonyms: qualified
Related terms: grammar modified
3. [ adjective ] curbed or regulated
Synonyms: controlled

"controlled emotions"

Related terms: limited
4. [ adjective ] the lowest level of official classification for documents
Related terms: classified
Similar spelling:   restrict