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Definition of Bridle rein
Bridle reinBridle Bri"dle, n. [OE. bridel, AS. bridel; akin to OHG.
britil, brittil, D. breidel, and possibly to E. braid. Cf.
1. The head gear with which a horse is governed and
restrained, consisting of a headstall, a bit, and reins,
with other appendages.
2. A restraint; a curb; a check. --I. Watts.
3. (Gun.) The piece in the interior of a gun lock, which
holds in place the tumbler, sear, etc.
(a) A span of rope, line, or chain made fast as both ends,
so that another rope, line, or chain may be attached
to its middle.
(b) A mooring hawser.
Bowline bridle. See under Bowline.
Branches of a bridle. See under Branch.
Bridle cable (Naut.), a cable which is bent to a bridle.
See 4, above.
Bridle hand, the hand which holds the bridle in riding; the
Bridle path, Bridle way, a path or way for saddle horses
and pack horses, as distinguished from a road for
Bridle port (Naut.), a porthole or opening in the bow
through which hawsers, mooring or bridle cables, etc., are
Bridle rein, a rein attached to the bit.
(a) Same as Bridle path. --Lowell.
(b) A road in a pleasure park reserved for horseback
Bridle track, a bridle path.
Scolding bridle. See Branks, 2.
Syn: A check; restrain.
Meaning of Bridle rein from wikipedia
- A bridle
is a piece
used to direct
a horse. As defined
in the Oxford English
Dictionary, the "bridle
both the headstall
- materials, and attach
to a bridle
its bit or its noseband. Reins
are used to give subtle commands
or cues, also known
- A double bridle
, also called
a full bridle
or Weymouth bridle
, is a bridle
that has two bits and four reins
"double reins"). One bit...
- A bitless bridle
is a general
a wide range
or other animals
the animal without using
a bit. Direction...
to a two-rein design
a snaffle; and the four rein designs
such as the single mouthpiece Pelham
bit and the double bridle
- sometimes itself called
a "bosal" or a "bosal hackamore". It has a long rope rein called
and may also add a type of stabilizing throatlatch
- the further
the rein attachment
from the mouthpiece
the leverage. The gag bit is related
to a Pelham
bit and a double bridle
but the gag bit...
- outfit," is used as a rein system
for a bridle
with a bit. This design, usually
rope or web, consists
of a single looped rein attached
- top of the bridle
ch****pieces. It can be attached
to the surcingle
of a horse
harness, or to the harness
saddle. An overcheck
or bearing rein shares
- as part of the double bridle
used by advanced dressage
riders, and on the hybrid pelham
bit that includes
a ring for a second rein attached
at the bit mouthpiece...
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