French translation of 'rein'
- (for horse)
rêne fthe reins
to give sb free rein or to give free rein to sb
donner carte blanche à qnto keep a tight rein on sth
exercer un contrôle strict sur qch
Example Sentences Including 'rein'
She opened it wider, allowing the sweet spring breeze free rein to play with her hair.Death of a Nymph
He was gripping his hands together tightly, as though concerned about something, holding tight rein on himself.A Trout in the Milk
I was going crazy thinking about him, worrying about him, what was he up to, what was James up to without me there to rein things in.THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)
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Translation of rein from the Collins English to French Dictionary