Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / leash
FEEDBACK

leash

See definition of leash on Dictionary.com
  • nounrein
  • verbrein, hold

synonyms for leash

  • cord
  • rope
  • strap
  • tether
  • bridle
  • chain
  • check
  • control
  • curb
  • deterrent
  • hold
  • lead
  • restraint
  • control
  • hog-tie
  • clog
  • fetter
  • secure
  • suppress
  • restrain
  • hamper
  • trammel
  • shackle
  • curb
  • fasten
  • hobble
  • tie
  • tether
  • bridle
  • check
  • hold back
  • tie up
  • entrammel
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for leash

MOST RELEVANT
  • encouragement
  • liberation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING leash

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Cuddle Up! A Cozy Quiz On Fall Words Has Arrived
START THE QUIZ

How to use leash in a sentence

Apple also held a tight leash around not only the creative assets but also targeting data and detailed reporting information.
‘IT’S THE FIRST TIME THEY’RE LISTENING’: APPLE IS STRIKING A MORE CONCILIATORY TONE WITH THE AD INDUSTRYLARA O'REILLYSEPTEMBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
That goes for well-trained dogs, too, because once you take the leash off, a lot of factors will be beyond your control.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
For a medium-size dog, she suggests a ½- to ¾-inch-wide nylon leash.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
If you don’t want to knot up your lead, you can buy a leash that has two or three loops sewn in.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
For one, you don’t really have control when you let the leash spool out, and while you’re supposed to be able to reel it back in, they sometimes malfunction.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Be careful when going off-leashBefore you set your dog free, make sure you know the leash laws in your area.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Nicholson and John Lawrence were there; could they hold those warrior-tribes in subjection, or, better still, in leash?
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The little page who answered the door held in leash an Arab greyhound larger than himself.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
Imperturbable, on the platform, he seemed to be holding in leash the Wendover train whose engines were throbbing for flight.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Kathlyn, seizing the leash, followed like the wind, hampered though she was by the apron.
THE ADVENTURES OF KATHLYNHAROLD MACGRATH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LEASH

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

WORD OF THE DAY

muliebritynoun | [myoo-lee-eb-ri-tee ]SEE DEFINITION