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bridle

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  • nounrestraining device
  • verbcheck, hold back
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Synonyms for bridle

noun restraining device
  • check
  • control
  • curb
  • deterrent
  • hackamore
  • halter
  • headstall
  • leash
  • rein
  • restraint
  • trammels

Antonyms for bridle

  • encouragement
  • liberation
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More words related to bridle

bristle

verb. become upset, excited
  • be angry
  • be infuriated
  • be maddened
  • blow up
  • boil
  • boil over
  • bridle
  • flare
  • flare up
  • fume
  • get one's dander up
  • rage
  • rise
  • ruffle
  • see red
  • seethe
  • spit
  • stand on end
  • swell

bristled

verb. become upset, excited

bristles

verb. become upset, excited

bristling

verb. become upset, excited

check

verb. hinder, restrain

checked

verb. hinder, restrain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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