Synonyms for halters

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Have the halters ready, to throw upon his neck, drag him to the ground and bind him.

These are not times for falterers, halters between two opinions.

He and his fought, as the saying is, with halters around their necks.

There were eight in the stable, and to cut their halters was but the work of a minute.

My fingers shook while with show of nonchalance I resumed adjusting the halters.

The other horses were all awake; some were pulling at their halters, others stamping.

It was a company of young men, with halters about their necks, going to execution.

With shaking fingers he clawed at the knots and slipped the halters.

I have plenty of halters, and I can clap a rug on one of the ponies.

They both shook the halters and the heiries broke into a trot.