Harness is defined as to strap or belt someone or something down, or to bring under control for a purpose.
To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
To check or stop (a natural flow, secretion, or excretion)
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To repress is to suppress something such as a thought, feeling or emotion.
To check or control by or as by a leash
To exert control or influence over; direct:
To hold in restraint; check:
To produce (printed matter) as by computer, photocomposition, etc.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To restrain oneself; hold oneself back:
To hold back; restrain.
(Archaic) To restrain oneself; to refrain; to hold back.
To inhibit or restrain; hold back:
To slow down or stop with or as with a brake
In check or under restraint:
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
Find another word for reining. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for reining, like: harnessing, ruling, suppressing, stopping, slowing, restraining, repressing, leashing, guiding, curbing and controlling.