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Definition of To take the reins

To take the reins
Rein Rein (r?n), n. [F. r[^e]ne, fr. (assumed) LL. retina, fr. L. retinere to hold back. See Retain.] 1. The strap of a bridle, fastened to the curb or snaffle on each side, by which the rider or driver governs the horse. This knight laid hold upon his reyne. --Chaucer. 2. Hence, an instrument or means of curbing, restraining, or governing; government; restraint. ``Let their eyes rove without rein.' --Milton. To give rein, To give the rein to, to give license to; to leave withouut restrain. To take the reins, to take the guidance or government; to assume control.

Meaning of To take the reins from wikipedia

- he is set to take the reins of power and bring a hard but enlightened peace to the universe. Herbert chose in the books that followed to undermine Paul's...
- Pippa Funnell 2: Take the Reins (released as Alexandra Ledermann: L'Ecole des Champions in France, and Champion Dreams: First to Ride in North America)...
- January 2017. "At just 28, TV journalist Sharri Markson to take the reins at Cleo\". The Australian. The Australian Media. 9 December 2012. Retrieved 13 January...
- he is set to take the reins of power and bring a hard but enlightened peace to the universe. Herbert chose in the books that followed to undermine Paul's...
- Udgirkar; Sai Deepika Amirapu (8 July 2009). "Preetha Reddy to take the reins at Apollo". The Economic Times. Retrieved 17 November 2019. Varadarajan, Nitya...
- gets him to speak up. When Tony ends up in a coma after being shot by his uncle in a fit of dementia, it falls upon Silvio to take the reins as acting...
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- defunct Cordova Daily Alaskan. The paper was sold to Charlie Herron in the spring of 1916, and on May 24 changed its name to The Anchorage Daily Times & Cook...
- "The younger generation's out there ready to take the reins. We see them in politics, in media, in fighting for their causes. They're improving the workplace...
- consigliere Silvio Dante. The fact that Silvio's life was imperiled prompted Tony to appeal to Little Carmine to take the reins as boss of the Lupertazzis. However...