refrained
Genesis 45:1
Then Joseph could not control himself before all those who stood by him; and he cried, "Make every one go out from me." So no one stayed with him when Joseph made himself known to his brothers.
Isaiah 42:14
For a long time I have held my peace, I have kept still and restrained myself; now I will cry out like a woman in travail, I will gasp and pant.
Jeremiah 31:16
Thus says the LORD: "Keep your voice from weeping, and your eyes from tears; for your work shall be rewarded, says the LORD, and they shall come back from the land of the enemy.
1 Peter 3:10
For "He that would love life and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking guile;