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take the reins

  • as insteer
  • as indictate
  • as indirect
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Synonyms for take the reins

verb guide, direct on a course
  • drive
  • escort
  • govern
  • herd
  • shepherd
  • beacon
  • captain
  • conduct
  • control
  • helm
  • lead
  • pilot
  • point
  • route
  • run
  • see
  • show
  • skipper
  • be in the driver's seat
  • head for
  • run things
  • take over
  • take the helm
  • take the reins

Antonyms for take the reins

  • abandon
  • obey
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to take the reins

dictate

verb. command; give instructions

dictated

verb. command; give instructions

dictates

verb. command; give instructions

dictating

verb. command; give instructions

direct

verb. manage, oversee

directing

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