We are seeing the words “gun control” being replaced by the phrase “gun restrictions” in America. No doubt that will follow suit shortly in Canada.
From Merriam Webster’s Dictionary:
Examples of RESTRICT
- The new law restricts smoking in public places. They have accused the government of trying to restrict free speech. They say the government is trying to restrict them from speaking out. Liberals goals and agendas restrict people’s liberty to lives their lives by their free will and coice.
Origin of RESTRICT
Related to RESTRICT
Examples of RESTRAIN
- The liberal could restrain himself no longer. Hospital orderlies needed to restrain the liberal. The liberal was restrained and placed in a holding cell. The liberal could barely restrain his anger. The manufacturer took measures to restrain liberal interference.