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analeptic a drug that restores strength to the body after a disease or the use of sedatives. [1/2 definitions]
beetle1 any of several insects with two pairs of wings, of which the front pair is hard and covers the rear pair when the wings are at rest. [1/2 definitions]
bit1 something that restrains or controls. [1/5 definitions]
check something that restrains or limits. [1/19 definitions]
cramp2 something that restrains or prevents freedom of function. [1/6 definitions]
crutch a device used to help disabled people walk, usu. one of two supports that are held by the hands and that rest in the armpits. [1/3 definitions]
damper a person or thing that damps or dampens, esp. one that restrains or controls. [1/2 definitions]
damselfly any of various insects resembling small dragonflies but having wings that fold over the body when they are at rest.
fetter (usu. pl.) anything that restrains or confines. [1/3 definitions]
gag rule a rule or law that restricts discussion of a particular topic, as in a legislative body.
Hollywood bed a bed consisting of a mattress and box spring that rests on a metal frame or low legs, and often having a headboard.
hydrostatics (used with a sing. verb) the scientific study of liquids at rest, esp. with regard to pressure and equilibrium.
limit something that restrains. [1/4 definitions]
limitation a weakness or shortcoming that restricts one's abilities. [1/3 definitions]
limiting in grammar, of or designating an adjective or clause that restricts the meaning or application of a noun or noun equivalent. [1/2 definitions]
martingale a harness strap between the girth and noseband that restrains a horse from throwing its head back. [1/2 definitions]
parameter a constant or variable term in a mathematical expression that restricts or determines the form of that expression. [1/3 definitions]
poise to be in position and at rest before use or change. [1/6 definitions]
pot1 to shoot (game birds that are at rest). [1/7 definitions]
recumbent reposed or in repose; at rest. [1/4 definitions]
repose1 the state of being at rest. [2/7 definitions]