contenir

Pronúncia: kuntəní
    verb transitiu
  1. to contain, hold.
  2. [una gentalla] to hold back.
  3. [insurgents] to keep down, hold down.
  4. [respiració] to hold.
  5. [una emoció] to keep back, choke back.
  6. [una tendència] to check, restrain, curb.
  7. verb pronominal
  8. to control oneself, restrain oneself, hold oneself in check.