rein in

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To stop or slow a horse by pulling the reins.
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Submitted on May 15, 2012

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rein inTo stop or slow something, by exercising control.
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How to pronounce this phrase?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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