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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A strap for guiding and controlling a horse.

Usage examples (37)
  • Matrimonially speaking, a bridle for the tongue is better than a rein for the heart.
  • rein a horse
  • Mr. Petzoldt is correct in saying that the German word "rein" can also have the meaning "sauber."
  • Chifney's phrase, "your rein was a worsted thread." for more
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