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Definition of Rein

Rein

  1. The strap of a bridle, fastened to the curb or snaffle on each side, by which the rider or driver governs the horse.
  2. Hence, an instrument or means of curbing, restraining, or governing; government; restraint.
  3. To govern or direct with the reins; as, to rein a horse one way or another.
  4. To restrain; to control; to check.
  5. To be guided by reins.

Rein Quotations

And fifth, we will champion small businesses, America's engine of job growth. That means reducing taxes on business, not raising them. It means simplifying and modernizing the regulations that hurt small business the most. And it means that we must rein in the skyrocketing cost of healthcare by repealing and replacing Obamacare.
Mitt Romney

In mathematics we have long since drawn the rein, and given over a hopeless race.
Charles Babbage

The people at the top of the league think they need to rein me in so I don't become another Michael Jordan, somebody they aren't able to mold and shape and make their puppet.
Dennis Rodman

This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.
Amelia Barr

This country pays a price whenever our economy fails to deliver rising living standards to our citizens - which is exactly what has been the case for years now. We pay a price when our political system cannot come together and agree on the difficult but necessary steps to rein in entitlement spending or reform our tax system.
Chris Christie
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Rein Translations

rein in French is frein
rein in Italian is freno
rein in Spanish is rienda, brida
rein in Swedish is tygel, tygla
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