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To hold back or keep from some action, feeling, etc.; check or repress
To have and keep in one's grasp:
To prevent (a person or group) from doing something or acting in a certain way.
To force into, or hold in, close bounds; confine
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To slow down or stop with or as with a brake
To check or control with or as if with a bit.
Swagger is defined as walking or behaving in an arrogant, confident manner.
To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
To subdue is defined as to gain control over someone or something or to calm or quiet someone or something.
To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
To repress is to suppress something such as a thought, feeling or emotion.
To guide, control, check, or restrain with or as with reins
Muzzle is defined as to prevent from biting or making noise.
To check or control by or as by a leash
Harness is defined as to strap or belt someone or something down, or to bring under control for a purpose.
To exert control or influence over; direct:
To hold in check; control; restrain
Govern is defined as to control, guide or manage.
To hold in restraint; check:
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
Find another word for bridling. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bridling, like: restraining, keeping, inhibiting, holding, curbing, constraining, checking, braking, bitting, swaggering and suppressing.