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rein in

(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) (adverb) to stop (a horse) by pulling on the reins
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.rein in - stop or slow up one's horse or oneself by or as if by pulling the reins; "They reined in in front of the post office"
driving - the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal
stop, halt - come to a halt, stop moving; "the car stopped"; "She stopped in front of a store window"
2.rein in - control and direct with or as if by reins; "rein a horse"
control, command - exercise authoritative control or power over; "control the budget"; "Command the military forces"
3.rein in - stop or check by or as if by a pull at the reins; "He reined in his horses in front of the post office"
pull - rein in to keep from winning a race; "pull a horse"
stop - cause to stop; "stop a car"; "stop the thief"
يَكْبَح فرَسا
přitáhnout uzdu
taka í taumana
pritiahnuť uzdu

w>rein in

vt sep horsezügeln; (fig) passions alsoim Zaum halten; spending, inflationin Schranken halten; to rein the horse in to a trot/canterdas Pferd im Trab/leichten Galopp gehen lassen; to rein somebody/oneself injdn/sich zügeln or bremsen


(rein) noun
1. (usually in plural) one of two straps attached to a bridle for guiding a horse.
2. (in plural) straps fitted round a toddler so that he can be prevented from straying in the street etc.
rein in
to stop or restrain (a horse etc) by pulling on its reins.
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A 2015 deal with Japan over South Korean ' comfortwomen' forced to work in Japan's wartime military brothels failed to meet the victims' needs, South Korea said on Wednesday, throwing ties into doubt as both countries seek to rein in North Korea.
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