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took the reins

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

  • abandon
  • obey