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Another word for bridle

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Noun
  1. An instrument or means of restraining

      1. A bit for a horse, consisting of two bars joined at the center, as by a joint.
      2. A bit, usually light and jointed, attached to a bridle and having no curb
      1. A device or other means of limiting movement, used to prevent the infliction of harm to self or others.
      2. A device or other means of restraining movement:
      3. (Uncountable) control or caution; reserve
      1. A range of allowable behavior or responsibility:
      2. Control or restraint:
      3. A chain, rope, or strap attached to the collar or harness of an animal, especially a dog, and used to lead it or hold it in check.
      1. A device for slowing or stopping motion, as of a vehicle, especially by contact friction.
      2. Anything that slows down or stops movement, activity, or progress
      3. Something that slows or stops action.
      1. A brief amount of time; a moment:
      2. (Chiefly British) A small coin:
      3. A matter being considered:
    See also:

    restraint

Verb
  1. To control, restrict, or arrest

    See also:

    restraint

Another word for bridle

Noun
      1. A set of electrical wires that can be quickly connected or disconnected as a unit at pluglike junctions
      2. Something resembling such gear or tackle, as the arrangement of straps used to hold a parachute to the body.
      3. The assemblage of leather straps and metal pieces by which a horse, mule, etc. is fastened to a vehicle, plow, or load
      1. A strap or cord attached to a harness worn by a small child, used to prevent the child from wandering off.
      2. Control or restraint:
      3. A cord, strap, etc. by which a dog or other animal is held in check
      1. The part of a bridle that fits over a horse's head and supports other elements.
      2. The section of a bridle that fits over a horse's head.
      3. A synthetic or leather headpiece or headcollar, for leading or tying up a horse.
      1. A kind of bridle with no bit
      2. (West) A rope or rawhide halter with a headstall, used in breaking horses
      3. A rope or rawhide halter with a wide band that can be lowered over a horse's eyes, used in breaking horses to a bridle.
    See also:

    halter

Verb