Antonyms for restrained

extravagant, rococo, direct, czarist, unbridled, pushing, rambunctious, pizzazzy, intrusive, catchy, monocratic, inextinguishable, hammy, tasteless, ticky-tacky, grasping, bold, abandoned, arresting, bodacious, footloose, avaricious, fussy, common, openhearted, protrusive, gilded, loosened, snoopy, raucous, overdecorated, baroque, dowdy, unlaced, boisterous, striking, Slackened, tyrannical, free, vivacious, freewheeling, screaming, vulgar, frisky, Kenspeckle, irregular, unbound, meddlesome, foursquare, informal, sportive, glitzy, unchecked, unpolished, swank, dramatic, unstylish, free-spoken, showy, meretricious, pushy, ostentatious, illiberal, forthright, Incult, open, garish, easygoing, overdone, razzle-dazzle, Gamesome, unappeasable, quenchless, busy, noticeable, flamboyant, insecure, graceless, florid, rollicking, stagy, pretentious, lurid, ill-bred, ungoverned, insensible, raw, frolicsome, rampant, flashy, lax, loose, raffish, unfashionable, melodramatic, mercenary, arbitrary, tawdry, lowbred, elfish, commanding, emphatic, snazzy, splashy, Highflying, dictatorial, candid, rough, insatiate, bubbly, unsecured, ornate, intruding, effervescent, unguarded, effusive, uninhibited, despotic, unhindered, emotional, unhampered, honest, Fay, uncultured, brilliant, gingerbreaded, covetous, coarse, intemperate, inelegant, coltish, overweening, tacky, catchpenny, exuberant, roughneck, plainspoken, cheesy, rapacious, excessive, straightforward, overwrought, moneygrubbing, tyrannous, greedy, autocratic, pronounced, prying, touchy-feely, insatiable, flexible, interfering, antic, crank, prominent, freehearted, outspoken, nosy, acquisitive, meddling, uncultivated, gee-whiz, larky, incautious, straight, marked, theatrical, unconfined, noisy, grabby, Sportful, unreserved, uncurbed, uncontrolled, flaring, robustious, bouncy, low, unorthodox, unceremonious, slack, gingerbread, roisterous, remarkable, frolic, jazzy, out front, absolute, unbuttoned, avid, buoyant, crude, forthcoming, Inappeasable, presumptuous, plain, obtrusive, gaudy, fancy, frilly, unquenchable, unrefined, gross, styleless, frank, conspicuous, uncouth, unslakable, trashy, bedizened, unrestrained, unbounded, hell raising, eye-catching, gingerbready, officious, unrestricted, crass, loud, relaxed, Presuming, Coveting, demonstrative, lowbrow, playful, unconventional.

Quotes of restrained

  1. I sometimes ponder on variation form and it seems to me it ought to be more restrained purer. – Johannes Brahms

Usage examples for restrained

  1. She gave a shrill cry, rushed back into the little drawing- room, and, burying her face in a corner of the sofa, gave vent to her long- restrained emotions in a burst of hot, blissful tears. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  2. His manners were restrained and gentle. – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  3. " Yes," answered Adam in restrained measured tones. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  4. However lively his mood might be, his fun was always sure to be restrained by the nicest sense of natural propriety. – Isaac T. Hopper by L. Maria Child
  5. The officer was restrained – Hetty Wesley by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch