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Wonder if anybody can get this... (This is my first puzzle with this format; apologies if I made it too easy or hard.)

My prefix will scare you,
My infix will restrict you,
And my suffix will uplift you.

My prefix is a game object,
My infix is a game trigger,
And my suffix is loosely relative.

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  • $\begingroup$ Do both paragraph lead to the same word or is the answer two words? $\endgroup$
    – Ébe Isaac
    Feb 24, 2020 at 9:28
  • $\begingroup$ The same word! :) $\endgroup$
    – Rigidity
    Feb 26, 2020 at 5:33
  • $\begingroup$ Do you have a hint? $\endgroup$
    – Ébe Isaac
    Mar 2, 2020 at 12:51
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    $\begingroup$ Unfortunately I have forgotten the answer to my own riddle - I will likely remember it once somebody gets it correct though lmfao. $\endgroup$
    – Rigidity
    May 14, 2020 at 21:33

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My guess:

Prefix:

Di/Die (afraid to die, or die as in a game piece)

Infix

Stop (as in restrict you or as in trigger stop)

Suffix

ia/pia (ia as in to uplift you 'higher' or pia as in the loosely relative 'peer'

Full word:

Distopia - an imagined state or society in which there is great suffering or injustice

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Partial Answer:

The Prefix is Di/Die

Because:

1) Death scares lots of people (thanatophobia)
2) Die is the singular of Dice and is used commonly in board games

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