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long reins Line breaks: long reins

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Definition of long reins in English:

plural noun

A pair of long reins used to school a horse from the ground.
Example sentences
  • The driver tied the long reins that controlled a pair of black horses to a post by his seat and then proceeded to open the door of the carriage.
  • The king dismounted, letting his long reins fall to the ground.
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