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  Words related to bridle

Related / Similar Words: check, curb

 

Definition:
  • the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess; "his common sense is a bridle to his quick temper";
  • headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control;
  • respond to the reins, as of horses;
  • put a bridle on; "bridle horses";

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    Hyponyms: snaffle

     

    Part Meronyms: harness

     

    Derivational Morphology: restrict, curtail, curb, cut back, control, hold in, hold, contain, check, moderate, discipline, train, condition

     

     
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